Sometimes students are headed in the wrong direction, and with proper guidance or steering, it’s possible for them to turn a corner and make the grade.
Miami-Dade Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho spoke out Tuesday after Monday’s big news when it comes to testing in South Florida.
A legal challenge to the state’s private-school voucher program has been dismissed.
It appears, following Monday’s technical glitches, that the Florida Standards Assessment test is running smoothly in both Miami-Dade and Broward County.
It’s another ‘fail’ for the state of Florida’s new computer-based standardized tests.
Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday signed a wide-ranging bill aimed at rolling back the number of tests given to public school students, capping off a discussion that saw Florida Republicans ease back at least slightly on a longstanding principle of the state’s education-reform movement.
Florida is placing limits on standardized tests that were first expanded by former Governor Jeb Bush.
The Florida Senate passed a bill that would have students spend no more than 45 hours a year on standardized tests.
Florida’s new school tests have come under fire from both sides in the Senate.
A bill that would allow designated individuals to carry guns in Florida’s public schools suffered a major setback.