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Oct 24, 2014

New Pasco County Charter School focuses on the classics, humanites

Innovation is alive and well at charter schools across Florida. Here's an article by Jeff Solochek at the Tampa Bay Times that features a couple of them: "You might say that Latin is a dead language. But it's front and center at Classical Preparatory Academy, one of three Pasco County charter schools that opened in August."

Oct 22, 2014

Four Florida Districts Apply for Charter School Collaboration Grants

State incentivizes collaboration between school districts and charter schools with grants. This article by Travis Pillow from RedefinED outlines how four Florida school districts are joining forces with charter schools.

Oct 8, 2014

Responding to Negative Attacks on Charter Schools

The Center for Education Reform responds to a series of attacks on charter schools.

Oct 2, 2014

Public Charter School Movement in Florida Ranked Among Best in Nation

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools unveiled a new report on October 1, 2014 that ranks the “health” of the public charter school movement in 26 states across the country. Focusing on the factors essential for a strong charter school movement such as growth, quality, and innovation, this report ranks Florida 11th.

Sep 30, 2014

Four Charter Schools in Florida are named 2014 National Blue Ribbon Recipients

On September 30, 2014, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan recognized 287 public and 50 private schools as 2014 National Blue Ribbon recipients. Among the list of recipients are nine schools from Florida, four of which are charter schools: Crossroad Academy, Mater Gardens Academy, Terrace Community Middle School, and Doral Performing Arts & Entertainment Academy, the only high school in the State of Florida to receive this prestigious designation.

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Nov 18-20, 2014

Florida Charter Schools Conference

Welcome to the annual Florida Charter School Conference. The 2014 conference is scheduled for November 18-20, 2014, at the Caribe Royale All-Suite Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando. Click here for more information.

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