Education Works Series K-12 Education: A Look Ahead to the 2018 Legislative Session

Learn about the education priorities of key statewide organizations and policymakers, the budget outlook and the latest from Tallahassee in this one-hour webinar open to those interested in Florida education issues. Presented in partnership with the Florida Philanthropic Network. K-12 Education: A Look Ahead to the 2018 Legislative Session Slide Deck Replay Webinar

What it Takes to Put All Students on the Path to Post-Secondary Success

What are the characteristics of the nation’s high schools with the lowest graduation rates? What evidence-based practices are making a difference in closing achievement gaps?  Florida Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart  focuses on ways to ensure Florida students are on a path to success. Click here to download the slides Replay webinar

Have You Thought About Running For School Board? Webinar Materials

Have You Ever Thought About Running For School Board? Our local school districts need strong, effective leaders serving on their school boards. If you’ve ever been curious about what’s really involved in being a school board member, this is a great opportunity to gain some insights from both a statewide and a local leader. Participants […]

Congressional App Challenge

Have you heard of the congressional initiative to encourage student engagement in coding and computer science through local app challenges? This is the third year members of congress have hosted the program.  Learn more

Alternative Scholarships: How Foundations are Rethinking Approaches to Reach More Students

Alternative scholarships offer students much-needed help to get to and through college degree programs. Is it time to try new, innovative approaches to reach more students?  In order to create measurable change, foundations and other educational organizations must be willing to take risks and try new innovative approaches to support students. During this webinar, participants […]

Osceola ‘Got College?’ Program– Facilitating College Access and Pathways for Students in Partnership with College and School District

What happens when a local education foundation sees its role as facilitating college access efforts by both the school district and the local college in addition to awarding scholarships?  More kids find their path to post-secondary success! Check out the highlights of the workshop here. Got College Handout #1 Got College Handout #2 Got College […]

K-12 Education: A Recap of the 2017 Legislative Session

Learn what happened in key education areas during this May 2017 Legislative Session debrief — what it all means for our students, teachers and schools. Hosted in conjunction with the Florida Philanthropic Network, watch the recording  for insights on policy and budget outcomes. Senator David Simmons, Chair of the Florida Senate’s Appropriations Subcommittee on Pre-K-12 Education, was the […]

Florida Nonprofit Alliance Newsletter – Voice of the Sector

The Florida Nonprofit Alliance has provided a great legislative recap covering both state and national issues.  Interested in topics such as the current rate for calculating volunteer time or public relations for nonprofits?  Here is a great resource.  Nonprofit Alliance May 2017 Newsletter – Voice of the Sector

2017 Florida Legislative Session K-12 Education Outlook & Key Issues

  Click the graphic above to view the recording of our February 17 virtual forum. Download the presentation slides HERE. Want tips on how to follow Florida Legislation? Click HERE for a step by step guide to follow bills and committees!

Florida Students Achieve

Click the graphic above to see how the Florida Students Achieve movement is helping our state’s families, communities, and schools are continuing to strive for the continuously heightening educational goals. By visiting this site, you can find many resources that help you compare and choose schools for your children and understand what they should be […]