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May 6, 2014

What school choice bills passed this year in the Florida Legislature

What school choice bills passed this year in the Florida Legislature

April 1, 2014

School choice parents to PTA: ‘Stop the attack on our children’

School choice parents to PTA: ‘Stop the attack on our children’

March 26, 2014

Voucher proposal gets new life in the House

http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/the-buzz-florida-politics/voucher-proposal-gets-new-life-in-the-house/2172079

December 2, 2013

Florida private schools hit by funding change to dual enrollment

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/12/florida-private-schools-hit-funding-change-dual-enrollment/

September 17, 2013

Gov. Scott’s ed summit was “democracy at its finest”

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/09/gov-rick-scotts-education-summit-was-democracy-at-its-finest/

September 3, 2013

Questions about school lead parents to Saturday classes

http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/questions-about-school-lead-parents-to-saturday-classes/2139269

September 2, 2013

Virtual education in schools on the rise

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/education/fl-virtual-education-k12-20130830,0,3315936.story

August 31, 2013

Nikolai Vitti uses movie theatre to kick-off parent academy

http://jacksonville.com/news/metro/2013-08-31/story/nikolai-vitti-uses-movie-theatre-kick-parent-academy

August 6, 2013

Jeb Bush: Tony Bennett paid price for challenging political left, right

 

June 25, 2013

Pasco pushes its own eSchool to retain student funding lost to Florida Virtual

http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/pasco-pushes-its-own-eschool-to-retain-student-funding-lost-to-florida/2128525

June 21, 2103

School districts balk at paying for students’ college classes

http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/school-districts-balk-at-paying-for-students-college-classes/2128070

May 28, 2013

More Pasco high school students on fast track in college

http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/1-deck-54-pt-chronicle/2123472

May 21, 2013

Donations fund scholarships for low income students

http://tbo.com/local/communitynewsdonations-fund-scholarships-for-low-income-students-b82494535z1

May 16, 2013

Florida magnet school considers going charter

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/05/florida-magnet-school-considers-going-charter/

May 14, 2013

Feds going too far in plan to oversee private voucher schools?

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/05/feds-going-too-far-in-plan-to-oversee-private-voucher-schools/

May 13, 2013

Virtual schools poised to go viral in Florida

http://www.mypalmbeachpost.com/news/news/local-education/virtual-schoolspoised-to-go-viral/nXqNX/?icmp=pbp_internallink_textlink_apr2013_pbpstubtomypbp_launch

May 3, 2013

Florida legislature makes it easier to hire, fire charter school teachers

http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/gradebook/florida-legislature-makes-it-easier-to-hire-fire-charter-school-teachers/2118951

May 3, 2013

Florida charter schools set to receive $91 million for construction

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/05/florida-charter-schools-set-to-receive-91-million-for-construction/

April 26, 2013

Another week, another state, another few thousand parents rally for school choice

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/04/another-week-another-state-another-few-thousand-parents-rally-for-school-choice/

April 26, 2013

Florida Virtual School fears enrollment drop due to proposed funding changes

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/04/florida-virtual-school-fears-enrollment-drop-due-to-proposed-funding-changes/

April 25, 2013

Could a compromise be coming for the parent trigger?

April 4, 2013

A smaller stack of Florida school choice bills still in the hopper

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/04/a-smaller-stack-of-florida-school-choice-bills-still-in-the-hopper/

April 3, 2013

Proposed funding changes could weaken virtual education in Florida

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/04/proposed-funding-changes-could-weaken-virtual-education-in-florida/

April 3, 2013

More than 1,000 rally for school choice in Florida

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/04/more-than-1000-rally-for-school-choice-in-florida/

April 3, 2013

School Choice Day Rally

http://www.wctv.tv/home/headlines/School-Choice-Day-at-The-Capitol-201243261.html

 

March 11, 2013

Florida town turns to charter schools to boost its kids, its future

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/03/florida-town-turns-to-charter-schools-to-boost-its-kids-its-future/

March 1, 2013

Parent Empowerment Act

http://www.theledger.com/article/20130301/EDIT02/130229200/1037/edit?p=1&tc=pg

February 27, 2013

Jeb Bush urges Texas lawmakers to “go big” on school reform

http://trailblazersblog.dallasnews.com/2013/02/jeb-bush-urges-texas-lawmakers-to-go-big-on-school-reform.html/

February 8, 2013

Highlighting the value of faith-based schools – and the void when they close

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/02/highlighting-the-value-of-faith-based-schools-and-the-void-when-they-close/

February 7, 2013

Let’s talk about broader school choice

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/02/lets-talk-about-broader-school-choice/

January 30, 2013

Education commissioner praises Hillsborough school choice

http://www2.tbo.com/news/education-news/2013/jan/30/memeto2-education-commissioner-praises-hillsboroug-ar-619972/

January 25, 2013

Choice groups, unite! Florida alliance brings school choice sectors together

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/01/alliance-brings-florida-school-choice-groups-together/

January 21, 2013

Assessments essential to prepare our kids

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/opinion/os-ed-school-testing-myword-012113-20130118,0,1399036.story

January 21, 2013

School choice: an extension of the civil rights movement – Rev. H.K. Matthews, podcastED

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/01/school-choice-an-extension-of-the-civil-rights-movement-rev-h-k-matthews-podcasted/

January 9, 2013

Magnet Mania and School Choice Expo taking place this weekend

http://www.firstcoastnews.com/news/article/291048/3/Magnet-Mania-taking-place-this-weekend

January 9, 2013

Bill would expand voucher program for students with disabilities

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/01/bill-would-expand-voucher-program-for-students-with-disabilities/

January 8, 2013

A new tool for school choice – Matthew Ladner, podcastED

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/01/a-new-tool-for-school-choice-matthew-ladner-podcasted/

January 7, 2013

Report: Florida gets B- for education reform, C- for parental empowerment

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/01/report-florida-gets-b-for-education-reform-c-for-parental-empowerment/

January 7, 2013

Florida students flock to another school choice option: career academies

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2013/01/florida-students-flock-to-another-school-choice-option-career-academies/

December 20, 2012

Florida Catholic schools embrace Common Core, hope to take FCAT

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2012/12/florida-catholic-schools-embrace-common-core-hope-to-take-fcat/

 

December 13, 1012

Florida’s strong PIRLS results a stepping stone to more, Stewart says

http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/gradebook/content/floridas-strong-pirls-results-stepping-stone-more-stewart-says

December 13, 2012

Former Indiana superintendent is Florida’s new education commissioner

http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/article1265783.ece

November 8, 2012

Virtual school gives teen philanthropist time to make a difference

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2012/11/virtual-school-gives-teen-philanthropist-time-to-make-a-difference/

November 7, 2012

Tony Bennett for Florida ed commish?

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2012/11/tony-bennett-for-florida-ed-commish/

November 5, 2012

Florida home-schoolers dive into STEM

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2012/11/florida-home-schoolers-dive-into-stem/#more-10523

November 2, 2012

District-run charter schools? Hmm…

http://www.redefinedonline.org/2012/