Rene Plasencia bill seeks to turn teacher evaluations back to school boards

Republican state Rep. Rene Plasencia is pushing a bill that would return control to local school boards to decide how to evaluate teachers.  Plasencia, of Orlando, is rallying support for his  House Bill 427, introduced in late October and referred to the House PreK-12 Innovation Subcommittee, PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee, and Education Committee. Read More

FSBA Session Spotlight — December 4, 2017

The Legislature will hold a sixth, and final, round of Interim Committee Meetings this week. Please click on the link below for a preview of the bills and issues will be under consideration.  Also, last week the Constitution Revision Commission Committees considered several education related proposed amendments to the Florida Constitution.  Please click on the…