How can parents support home learning? Advice from Duval County Teacher of the Year Leena Hall-Young

3/31/2020

How can parents support home learning during the coronavirus crisis? We asked Leena Hall-Young, who teaches English Language Arts at Raines High School.

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Resources for teachers, parents and principals during coronavirus crisis

3/30/2020

Educators and parents are working hard to keep kids learning during the coronavirus crisis. Here are some resources that can help everyone be advocates for public education during this difficult time.

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Legislative session recap: Was this in fact the ‘year of the teacher’?

It was a big year for education, even as coronavirus shifted priorities.

3/24/2020

New legislation and a state budget are now with the Governor for signing. So, where did we land on teacher pay and other issues? 

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Supporting public education during coronavirus

3/16/2020

JPEF President Rachael Tutwiler Fortune shared an update on the impact of coronavirus on our work.

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Q&A: What is teacher leadership, and why does it matter?

3/11/2020

At JPEF, we believe investing in teacher leadership has an impact far beyond one teacher’s classroom. To learn more about why this is, we put a few questions to Warren Buck, JPEF’s Director of Teacher Leadership.

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Upcoming Event

School Board Primary Elections

Four seats on the seven-member School Board are up for election this year. Learn about the candidates in our Advocacy Center so you can make an informed choice.

  • Date: Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020
  • Time: 7:00AM to 7:00PM
  • Where: Your Polling Place
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2019 Education Poll

Support for half-penny for schools 

In JPEF's 2019 Public Perceptions Poll, the Jacksonville community said once again they would support a small tax for schools.

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Renaming Schools

You can help offset the costs of renaming six public schools that honor Confederates in their names.

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