After falling out of their “Top 10” last year, Education Week reports Florida’s public schools have regained their place at the top.
New numbers from the National Assessment of Educational Progress paint a picture of eighth-grade science competency that is causing alarm bells for educators and politicians.
After hearing from concerned parents, educators and school officials, including Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, the state’s Board of Education passed a revised proposal which changes the way schools are graded.
A proposal which would change the way schools are graded and increase the number of ‘F’ schools in the state dramatically if implemented will be considered Tuesday by the Board of Education.
A new grading formula could mean more “F’s” for South Florida schools.
South Florida fourth and eighth graders help the state earn high marks when it comes to reading skills, but it looks like they have to do little more math homework.