Tag: Florida Standards Assessment

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis calls for ditching standardized tests

Ryan Dailey, News Service Florida TALLAHASSEE, Florida – Saying the state’s system of standardized testing in public schools is “quite frankly, outdated,” Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday announced that lawmakers will consider a proposal during the 2022 legislative session to end the Florida Standards Assessments. The statewide exams in English-language... READ MORE
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Florida virtual schools get letter grades after initial ‘incomplete’ ratings
Dozens of Florida schools — many of them online schools —...
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Florida schools roundup: Black suspensions, homelessness and more
Black suspensions: An investigation of more than 600,000 punishments in Pinellas...
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Florida roundup: Charter schools, drug testing, standardized testing and more
Charter schools. Duval school district officials find fault with a...
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Florida roundup: Testing, home education, bus crashes and more
Testing. Legislative debates over testing continue. The Buzz. News Service...
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Florida roundup: Testing, charter schools, budgets and more
Testing. State Senators debate the state’s testing validity study. Tampa...
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Florida roundup: Charter schools, Catholic schools, testing and more
Catholic schools. A South Florida Catholic school revitalizes itself. Sun-Sentinel....
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Florida roundup: Testing, failure factories, Jeb Bush and more
Testing. Florida’s testing system is deemed valid, but questions remain....
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Florida schools roundup: Testing, education reform, violence and more
Testing. State education officials investigate a denial-of-service attack on the state’s computerized...
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