Parents At Broward School Furious Over Security Concerns A crowd of parents and employees from the Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward on the campus of the Jewish Community Center in Plantation packed into the Broward School Board Tuesday for an emergency hearing.
Ruling May Chill School Districts Efforts To Challenge Charter School ConversionsA ruling against the Miami-Dade County Public School District was the first-ever ruling under Florida statutes, written specifically to prevent school districts from taking “unlawful reprisals” against employees who support charter school conversions.
Superintendent Says M-D School Bond Issue PassesIt wasn’t just political offices Miami-Dade County voters had to evaluate during Tuesday’s election. They made their voices heard on a variety of proposed amendments to the Miami-Dade County Charter.
Broward Charter Schools Closures Reveal Larger IssuesThe unexpected closing of three Broward County charter schools this week has cast a spotlight on a system that sometimes lacks oversight.
Bill Giving School Tax Funds To Charter School DiesA Republican-backed bill that would have given charter schools a guaranteed share of public school tax dollars has died in a House appropriations subcommittee.
2 Men Sentenced In Charter Airline Fraud SchemesTwo men are facing time in prison after a federal investigation found that the men were defrauding an airline in the charter services industry.
Commissioners To Ask Voters For $86K Salary HikeDo Miami-Dade county commissioners deserve an $86,000 raise?