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HB 7069: a bad bill then, a bad law now

Welcome back educators! It is hard to believe that summer is coming to a close and the sound of school bells are already ringing in the 2017-18 school year. Where has the summer gone? Many of [...]

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: In My Opinion, Legislative Session|Comments Off on HB 7069: a bad bill then, a bad law now

Making ALL Schools a Priority

I have spent many days over the past year visiting public schools throughout Florida that state education officials say need the most help. The state makes its determination about these schools based almost entirely on [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|Categories: In My Opinion|Comments Off on Making ALL Schools a Priority

My episode on “Florida This Week”

Had a great discussion on "Florida This Week" about all aspects of education. Click here to watch.

By | March 5th, 2017|Categories: General News, In My Opinion, Legislative Session|Comments Off on My episode on “Florida This Week”

Every student, every school, every day.

I have spent many days over the past year visiting public schools throughout Florida that state education officials say need the most help. The state makes its determination about these schools based almost entirely on [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: General News, In My Opinion|Comments Off on Every student, every school, every day.

American Education Week 2016

This week is American Education Week. This is a week to spotlight and thank those that work in our public schools every day. Our job is to provide a high quality education to every student [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: In My Opinion|Comments Off on American Education Week 2016

Almost at the finish line.

The election is almost over... finally! Before celebrating, there was some campaigning to be done in Miami this past weekend. On Saturday, I joined the campaign trail on the Chiva bus caravan! The first stop [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Categories: General News, In My Opinion|Comments Off on Almost at the finish line.