State Representative Debbie Mayfield (R-Indian River County) filed H.B. 25 in an attempt to stop Common Core. You can read it here or below.
Florida Senate President Don Gaetz and Speaker of the House Will Weatherford want out of PARCC. I’m not sure how that would work since Florida is the fiscal agent for the consortium. The Tampa Bay Times reports: Senate President Don Gaetz and Speaker of the House Will Weatherford said they were troubled by “serious issues” […]
Schools which have had difficulty evaluating and getting rid of poor teacher will be responsible for evaluating parent involvement if a bill before the Florida House and Florida Senate is passed this year. State Representative Kelli Stargel (R-Lakeland) introduced similar legislation last year which failed. She reintroduced the bill called “Parental Involvement and Accountability in […]