Blackburn: No faith in school accountability system

  by: Dr. Desmomd Blackburn, Brevard Public Schools superintendent October 1, 2015|Florida Today In the two months since I became the new superintendent of Brevard Public Schools, I have spent numerous hours engaging in dialogue with the citizens of this county —hearing of their pride in our accomplishments and learning about the challenges they feel…

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FL Sups declare no confidence in Accountability system

Parents, teachers and education advocates across the state are relieved that the Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS) has joined them in declaring an open distrust of the high-stakes FSA testing scheme and its broken credibility.  FADSS issued a unanimous statement today confirming that they had lost all confidence in the state’s school accountability…

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Make sure you are registered to vote!

Today is National Voter Registration day.  Make sure you, your friends and family are registered. Don’t be one of the million of Americans with no voice on election day. If you don’t like the way we’re being treated by our elected officials, voting is the most fundamental way to make a difference, especially in state government,…

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