Graduating Ready for College & Careers
It's a primary goal of K-12 public education: ensuring that all students graduate from high school prepared to succeed in college and the workforce. Keep up to date with the latest research and information on how well we are meeting this goal.
Supporting Great Educators & Leaders
How can we ensure that our schools are staffed with the best teachers and administrators? Look here for content and research looking at how to recruit, retain and develop great educators.
Developing the Whole Child
Students need a well-rounded education to be prepared to succed in the future. Whether it's attention to arts education, health and well-being or social-emotional learning, this topic area collects information on what's happening locally to develop the whole child.
ONE by ONE/Community Wisdom
There is a lot of knowledge to be gained from the community. This section will pull in numerous reports on the wisdom of Duval County citizens through ONE by ONE and other events designed to elicit community voice.
Assessment and accountability is a hot topic, especially in Florida. Check this section regularly for research, news and updates about Florida's school accountabiltiy system and how it affects students and schools.
Standards & Academics
In an ever-changing world, our students will need a broader skill set to become the workforce of the future. This topic will be a collection of information about standards, and student academic performance.
School choice is an important but complex — and often controversial — part of the public education landscape in Duval County and across Florida. See the latest research on this issue, and check out resources that can help you make the best decisions for your child.
Budget & School Finance
How schools are funded in the state of Florida, and how those resources are allocated is a recurring topic in public education. Use this section to see all of the latest on the district's budget, and topics in school funding.
Innovation & Technology
The changing landscape of public education includes new approaches, from innovative practices and policy reforms to 21st Century technology that allows children to learn in new and different ways. Here, we will keep you abreast of evidence-based innovations that are taking hold locally and nationally.
Having visionary leadership at all levels — from grassroots to district administrators to elected officials — is key to positive change in public education. Here, you'll learn about important developments in leadership that affects Duval County schools.