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.
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.
New data is live on School Facts Jax, your source for accurate, easy to use information about public schools in Duval County.
From district academic performance to graduation rates at your neighborhood high school — it's all here.
Early voting starts August 15-23. It's a key time for voters to learn more about the issues and their choices for school board in District 2 and District 4.
Get the full replay of the forums today.
The Florida Department of Education and the U.S.
Department of Education are at odds over when to start counting
test results for students just learning to speak English. So what
does the research say about how long it really takes students to
become fluent in English?
Keep reading to learn more and download a short white paper on
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Check out the results of tonight's election in races for Duval
County School Board.
Earlier this month the School Board approved a new code of
conduct. Instead of one discipline policy for all schools there are
now two - one for elementary schools and one for secondary
Continue to learn more about the changes.
It's the first week back to school for Duval County students!
We're taking a moment to look back and remember how much fun in the
sun we had with our family and friends.
Continue reading to see the lucky winners.
It has been some years since I found myself on board a yellow
school bus, and never one filled with the chatter and anxious
energy of adults instead of children. But on Thursday, I
found myself spending the morning hours riding through the
neighborhoods of Northwest Jacksonville with teachers from the
Duval Transformation Office schools, and they were every bit as
excited as a bus filled with kids on the first day of school.
Learn more about our QEA Program Director's
The Duval County School Board holds its regular
Continue to learn more.
In this workshop, participants will learn how to access school
performance and basic data for Duval County Public Schools through
our School Facts Jax website.
Parents, students, educators, and
community members you are invited to attend this meeting
and learn how to keep your students out of the "School to