Category: Education

Oct 09

Baseline Assessment

  What are baseline assessments anyway? Baseline Assessments: Know what your students know By Jami D. Jones | New Teacher Support Center Virtual Coach Hello again from your friends here at NTSC! May this email find you on the other side of an absolutely stellar first few weeks of school! Hopefully, students are beginning to follow classroom …

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Jun 15

FEA’s Response to Governor Scott Signing House Bill 7069

  June 15, 2017    Contact: Mark Pudlow 850.201.3223 or 850.508.9756 FEA: HB 7069 another bad school law TALLAHASSEE – Florida Education Association (FEA) President Joanne McCall expressed her disappointment today that Gov. Rick Scott signed House Bill 7069 into law, saying that it’s the latest in a line of bad legislation designed to undermine …

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May 25

FEA Scam Warning

Some of our members may have gotten a marketing email about an “expanded” Best and Brightest scholarship program. The company is trying to sell online SAT and ACT preparation courses to  local members. The marketing email contains a link to a Florida Department of Education memo about last year’s Best and Brightest program.   The email …

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May 16

BDS and ABCE letter to Scott, Veto SB 7069

The Honorable Rick Scott Plaza Level 05, The Capitol 400 South Monroe Street Tallahassee FL 32399   Dear Governor Scott, On behalf of children in Bay District Schools and its employees — both teachers and education staff professionals — who educate and nurture our students, we write to implore you to veto HB 7069 because …

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