Parent power. Florida gets high marks from the Center for Education Reform. Jacksonville Business Journal.
Common Core. Andy Ford’s take on Common Core. StateImpact Florida.
Teacher evaluations. Don’t shield the data from public scrutiny. Florida Times Union.
Rick Scott. Talks with superintendents about teacher pay, teacher evals, Common Core – and gets kind words from Sen. Bill Montford, D-Tallahassee. Coverage from The Buzz, News Service of Florida, Tallahassee Democrat.
School reform. Pinellas Superintendent Mike Grego is taking a more thoughtful approach to struggling schools than the state has, writes Tampa Bay Times columnist John Romano.