Articles in Category: 'Florida Council of 100'

By: Ed Moore, Ph.D. | Posted: August 28, 2012 3:55 AM
Across Florida, kids are donning back packs and hopping on yellow buses heading back to school.
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: April 21, 2010 12:09 PM

Gov. Charlie Crist's veto of Senate Bill 6 didn't do Florida any favors scholastically or economically, business leaders say.

"We're very disappointed. It's critical that our students are on the cutting edge. Doing the same thing simply nets the same results," said Nancy Stephens, executive director of the Manufacturers Association of Florida.

"We need to challenge our students and we can't allow teachers to be complacent either."

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