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August 19, 2014

Florida in Waiver Stand-Off With Ed. Department Over ELL Testing

Florida is unlikely to change a new state law on testing English language learners, despite objections from the U.S. Department of Education that it conflicts with the state's No Child Left Behind waiver requirements.

August 19, 2014

Florida Unlikely to Change ELL Testing Policy, Despite Ed. Dept. Objections

The U.S. Department of Education approved a one-year extension of Florida's waiver from No Child Left Behind even though a new state law on testing English-learners is in conflict with federal law.

August 13, 2014

Fla. Tax-Credit Scholarship Students Match National Learning Gains

Study of test scores from students receiving tax-credit scholarships in Florida to attend private schools shows little change in their learning gains from previous years.

August 13, 2014

Students in Fla. Choice Program Keep Up With National Learning Gains, Study Says

Study of test scores from students receiving tax-credit scholarships in Florida to attend private schools shows little change in their learning gains from previous years.

August 11, 2014

Possible Changes to Ohio Constitution Create Stir in K-12 Community

A commission considering changes to the Ohio Constitution could soon consider a proposal to eliminate the language requiring a "thorough and efficient" system of public school

July 31, 2014

UPDATE: Florida Teen Wins World PowerPoint Championship

Tyler Millis, 16, wins the gold medal in the world PowerPoint championship, which was held in California.

July 24, 2014

Extending School Day for Reading: Good for Students or Recipe for Burnout?

An extra hour of reading instruction is coming to 300 of Florida's lowest-performing schools in the fall, but some local parents are criticizing the plans.

July 16, 2014

Fla. Teachers' Union to Challenge State's Expanding Private School Choice Program

The Florida Education Association says it plans to take legal action over a new law expanding the state's tax-credit scholarship program.

July 15, 2014

Fla. Teachers' Union to Take Legal Action Over Tax-Credit Scholarship Law

The Florida Education Association says it plans to take legal action over a new law expanding the state's tax-credit scholarship program.

July 15, 2014

Fla. Teachers' Union Challenges State's New Tax-Credit Scholarship Law

The Florida Education Association says it plans to take legal action over a new law expanding the state's tax-credit scholarship program.

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