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Seminole, Volusia to Join Resolution on High-Stakes Testing

From Dave Weber of the Orlando Sentinel: The Seminole School Board is expected to add it’s endorsement to an anti-testing resolution that is gaining momentum across the state. The board will vote tonight on backing a resolution by the Florida … Continue reading

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Legal Questions Loom Over High-Achieving Charter Schools Bill as Challenges Move to Appellate Courts

In the Lakeland Ledger: TALLAHASSEE | Battles over the Florida Board of Education’s approval of two new charter schools in Polk and Seminole counties are headed to appeals courts, lawyers said Friday. The state board last month overturned county decisions … Continue reading

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Will Charter USA “Stockpiling” in Florida be Boosted by its Friends in High Places?

The Orange county school board turned down a recent Charter USA’s application largely because the group hadn’t opened the building which had been previously ok’d. Writes Lauren Wright in the Orlando Sentinel: Last October, the Orange school board approved a … Continue reading

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