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Florida’s Commissioner of Education Richard Corcoran recently blasted Duval County Public Schools Superintendent Diana Greene at a State Board of Education meeting. He claimed to be concerned … more
Despite overwhelming popular support for a schools-revenue increase, Mayor Lenny Curry and Council member John Crescimbeni have both come out against the idea of holding a referendum this November, … more
Ironically, what happened last Tuesday night on the Southbank is more important than the election results going live just after this column does. The Duval County School Board, in a shot heard … more
The 60 day period when the Florida legislature votes on bills is coming to an end. What is your wish list for next session? In this session, the Florida Legislature passed HB 741 which added … more
On April 18, teachers across Florida dressed in red and assembled in front of their schools. Then they “walked in” en masse to show their support for public education. Now, don’t … more
The Florida Senate voted along party lines to allow teachers to carry guns into the classrooms. Then they voted to give extra funding to charter schools whose administrators opt to allow guns in … more
Some Florida Senators and Representatives voted no on bills banning fracking because the bills didn't ban all fracking. One bill didn't ban matrix acidizing. Environmentalists felt the omission was … more
Do you support adding religion to the nondiscrimination rules in 1000.05 of the Florida statutes? Do you think the nondiscrimination rules in 1000.05 of the Florida statutes should apply to … more
No tax money should be going to schools tolerating religious bigotry. HB 741 should apply to all schools receiving local, state and federal financial assistance. HB 741 adds religion to the … more
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