Tag: Florida Instructional Leadership Team Initiative


Florida schools roundup: Retentions down, tax rates, testing suit and more

Retentions decline: Fewer than 10,000 Florida third-graders were retained in 2015, a drop of about 40 percent from 2014 and about 25 percent fewer than in any year since 2003. The Department of Education says the blip happened because local school officials had greater say for a year in whether students... READ MORE