NEWS: School Choice Expansion Moves Through FL Legislature

From The Sunshine State News: The House K-20 Innovation Subcommittee met this week and forwarded a school choice measure that increases options and flexibility for parents looking to pull their children out of failing schools under the Opportunity Scholarship Program. … Continued

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OPINION: After Florida, D.C. Voucher Bill Has Potential for Strong Bipartisan Support

From RedefinED: When John Boehner and Joe Lieberman introduce legislation on Wednesday that would reauthorize the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program, as anticipated, they would be wise to look to Florida if they’re looking for bipartisan results, as Boehner has indicated. … Continued

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Opinion: How Choice Has Improved Florida Schools

I’ve spent the previous two days discussing accomplishments in Jeb Bush’s tenure as Florida’s governor while highlighting that, despite Bush’s forceful leadership and insistence that high-poverty, minority children would succeed, the state has failed to implement all the systemic improvements the governor envisioned. But … Continued

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