Home Tags Sen. Manny Diaz Jr.

Tag: Sen. Manny Diaz Jr.

A secret process for picking college presidents in FL? Or does...

The long and troubling saga over the selection of a new president at Miami Dade College continues to get worse, with critics now worried...

FL’s new school voucher program is a reality; Gov signs legislation

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed new voucher legislation in South Florida Thursday, opening the door for thousands of families to get "scholarships" for children to...

In the works: A major expansion of charter schools in FL?

While educators, lobbyists, and media outlets have closely watched the debate over vouchers for kids to attend private schools with public money, a less-noticed...

New Senate voucher program suddenly changes, allowing more kids and wealthier...

Early in the legislative session, Republican senators proposed a new voucher program that would start out by serving up to 15,000 students from low-income...

Fledgling voucher program for bullied kids is off to a slow...

Jessica Gonzalez, a mom from Clermont in Lake County, stood before the House Education Committee last month to share an agonizing story about girls...

FL may create a “state disqualification list” for disciplined educators

State lawmakers are pushing to require a “state disqualification list” of educators involved in serious disciplinary actions such as a revoked license.The Department of...

Should seniors get more property tax breaks if it means public...

Lawmakers in Tallahassee are proposing property tax breaks for certain seniors -- an idea that would help elderly homeowners keep tax bills affordable but...

Another school voucher proposal, this time from Senate Republicans

A week after Gov. Ron DeSantis proposed a new “Florida Equal Opportunity Scholarship Program,” key Senate Republicans announced their own voucher plan on Thursday,...

LATEST STORIES

POPULAR STORIES