Parent trigger, charter reform pass House


A contentious "parent trigger" bill passed the Florida House on Thursday after an impassioned debate over whether it would help children at failing public schools or benefit only private-management companies that might be tapped to run those campuses.
The House also passed a charter-school bill that aims to avoid a repeat of NorthStar High School, the failed Orange County school that sparked outrage last year when the Orlando Sentinel reported that it paid the outgoing principal more than $500,000, in addition to her $305,000 a year in salary and bonuses. The payout came as the... read more

 
4 April 2013 in Lifestyle, Views: 3
 


News Widget for Webmasters

Newsrt at twitter

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
            1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30