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Despite COVID-19, 2.2 million kids in the Class of 2020 took...

Average scores on the SAT college entrance exam dropped for the graduating Class of 2020, across the country and in Florida, the New York-based...

The reprieve is over: FL students will have to take state...

Earlier this year, Florida public school students got a reprieve from taking standardized exams, as the COVID-19 crisis was emerging.But that reprieve is over.The...

What kids (and parents) should know: FL is revamping English and...

Florida education officials rolled out new academic standards Friday for what kids should know in English Language Arts and math, ranging from old-fashioned cursive...

Bright Futures scholarships’ new popularity puts financial pressure on state legislators

More Florida students are taking advantage of the Bright Futures scholarships, which pay full university or college tuition for top-performing students.That's a good thing...

How well did Florida students do on the Class of 2019...

Florida's graduating class of 2019 shows a mixture of results on the ACT college entrance exam -- both good and bad.The good is: Florida’s...

Something is awry in the education world

Something is awry in the education world - I call it a disconnect. Your child has followed the grade school and high school curricula, taken...

From celebration to criticism: How college rankings really work and can...

From clapping and cheering to publishing praises from politicians, Florida got a lot of publicity this week about some big boosts in the popular...

Virtual Alexa is moving into the college admissions world

For kids navigating the college admissions process, don’t worry about parents, test prep coordinators and guidance counselors: a robot has your back.The virtual computerized...

Is Florida really #1 in higher education? It depends on the...

Gov. Ron DeSantis announced today that U.S. News and World Report has ranked Florida’s higher education system “number one” in the United States for...

Don’t forget: There’s more than vouchers in the education bill headed...

The Legislature approved a controversial school voucher program on Tuesday, but that wasn’t all that happened.The 92-page education bill – now on its way...

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