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Aug 8, 2017

Application for Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program

Download the application for the Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program, a federally funded program intended to encourage individuals to enter and continue the teaching profession.

Jun 21, 2017

5 ways technology can support educators in an environment of expanding school choice

Re-posting a story from www.eschoolnews.com -- Taking a mixed bag of opinions into consideration, here's how edtech can support educators amid school choice.

Jun 15, 2017

Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools Applauds Gov. Rick Scott For Signing H.B. 7069 and Increasing Educational Opportunities for Florida Students

Increased state money and equitable funding requirements to boost Florida’s charter school movement

May 24, 2017

Urgent memo to Gov. Scott: Sign HB 7069, grow charter schools

Re-posting an op ed column from the Orlando Sentinel.

May 18, 2017

Florida education bill a win for students in 'charter public schools'

Re-posting an op ed column from South Florida Sun-Sentinel -- Education Bill could be a game-changer for Florida students

May 17, 2017

Jason Fischer: Our kids deserve hope

Re-posting an op ed post from www.floridapolitics.com -- Jason Fischer: Our kids deserve hope

May 4, 2017

Florida Charter School Students Again Work to End Hunger

Statewide Public Charter Schools Participate in Food Drive Benefiting Feeding Florida

Apr 14, 2017

State Report Shines Positive Light on Florida Charter School Student Performance For Overall Achievement and Learning Gains Compared to All Florida Students

Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools (FCPCS) Salutes Success of Florida’s Charter Schools

Mar 22, 2017

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools Releases 8th Annual State Charter School Laws Rankings

The top 10 states on the 2017 ranking are Indiana, Alabama, Minnesota, Washington, Colorado, New York, Maine, Florida, Louisiana and Mississippi.

Mar 3, 2017

Imagine Schools South Vero Wins Statewide Food Drive Conducted by Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools

2,700 Canned Food Items Donated to Local Food Banks and Needy Families

Feb 16, 2017

Mater Academy Charter Middle High School Honored as Finalist in STEM Excellence Awards at Future of Education Technology Conference

Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools (FCPCS) Salutes its Finalist Member School, the only Florida School Named a Finalist in the STEM Excellence Awards

Feb 8, 2017

FCPCS Members Testify Before Florida Senate Committee

FCPCS members were present to speak at a workshop on Public Schools Fixed Capital Outlay conducted by the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on PreK-12 Education.

Jan 30, 2017

Odyssey Charter School, Inc. (OCS) Celebrates National Healthy Schools Awards for all Four of its Schools

Odyssey Charter Schools, Inc., a system of rigorous, healthy, and holistic schools, has earned two prestigious Gold Awards with Distinction from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Healthier U.S. School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms program.

Jan 23, 2017

THIS WEEK: Florida Leads Nation In School Choice Week Celebrations; 2,763 Events Planned, 50+ Sunshine State Counties and Cities Join Gov. Scott in Proclaiming "School Choice Week"

Re-posting a story from www.schoolchoiceweek.com -- The Sunshine State plays key role in National School Choice Week, the largest celebration of educational opportunity in US history.

Jan 23, 2017

Two National Surveys find Charter School Parents More Satisfied than Those with Children in District-Operated Schools

Re-posting a story from www.educationnext.org.