A new state budget proposed by Florida Governor Rick Scott could not only boost public education funding, but it could also help rural schools in Florida.
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June 10, 2015
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A set of essays by education researchers and academics focuses on strategies state K-12 officials can use and encourage in rural schools to achieve better results.
April 28, 2015
Funding will be distributed to 41 states and Puerto Rico to support schools and roads located near national forest land.
April 23, 2015
The lawsuit alleged that the state's funding system is "irrational" and discriminates against rural and poor children.
April 16, 2015
The extension is part of a 'doc fix' bill that also reauthorizes or extends several programs that serve children.
April 08, 2015
Most of the new state funds would go to urban districts, while decreasing funding to rural districts.
April 03, 2015
Schools near national forest land rely on the act to provide consistent revenue.
April 03, 2015
The report found that there is an enrollment threshold at which small schools are no longer financially and academically viable.
March 25, 2015
The lawsuit alleges that the state chronically underestimates the amount of money districts must spend on teachers' salaries and instructional expenses.
March 13, 2015
The budget proposal would allow school districts to share whole grade levels in an attempt to save money and increase resources at schools.