In a new January 2014 policy brief, we examine the current school grading system. With an invaluable opportunity to modernize the accountability system, what could Florida improve to make school grades more meaningful and stable in the future?
Read more to find out — and learn what you can do.
The EDDY Awards, an annual event to celebrate Duval County's leading teachers, is a time-honored tradition that has grown into its new mission to elevate the role of Jacksonville's best teachers.
Explore the new PowerUP Jax today, and see how your tax-deductible donation gives teachers the power to create innovative projects that raise student achievement. A small gift can give teachers and students a chance to do big things.
ONE by ONE Delegates will gather and discuss the progress of public education in Duval County and further their involvement in moving public education forward.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for dinner and refreshments and the meeting will get started at 6 p.m.
Count Me In
The Jacksonville Public Education
Fund is pleased to announce the release of inBRIEF Issue 6:
Understanding and Updating School Grades for Florida's
In this report, we examine Florida's school grading system and
make recommendations on ways to modernize the system to make school
grades more meaningful and understandable for parents and community
Keep reading for more information and to download the
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The Second Annual ONE by ONE Convention was an atmosphere of
excitement around education in Jacksonville. Featured ONE in THREE
student and Community Advisory Team Member, Allishia Edmonds shares
her experience about this year's convention.
Continue to learn more information.
Next week, we'll be honoring Duval County's best public school
teachers at the EDDY Awards and announcing the 2014 Florida Blue
Teacher of the Year! Ticket purchases have been extended to
Thursday, March 6.
What's going on with big decisions about state-wide testing,
school grading and other key decisions that will happen this
Keep reading to learn more about the updates from Tallahassee
and find out how what you can do to make your voice heard!
Staff members, Imani Hope and Kelly Turner collaborate to share
an informative blog about the 6th Annual Urban Education Sumposium
that was held on February 1st.
Continue to learn more.
The Duval County School Board holds a workshop.
Wolfson Children's Hospital, the University of
Florida/Jacksonville and Nemours Children's Clinic are pleased
to invite interested persons to The 6th Annual
Join us for an evening to honor the Florida Blue Duval County
Teachers of the Year. Tickets are $25 per person.
Purchase your ticket and continue to learn more