Kristen M. Clark

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Floridians continue to inundate Republican Gov. Rick Scott with input on whether he should sign or veto a controversial K-12 schools bill known as House...
Miami-Dade County Public Schools — namely through its superintendent, Alberto Carvalho — has been one of the most vocal opponents in the past couple weeks...
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Some school choice advocates in South Florida are going so far as to offer incentives to parents in order to amplify the perception of public...
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By a margin of at least 3-to-1 so far, Floridians are telling Gov. Rick Scott they want him to veto a controversial $419 million K-12...
By a margin of at least 3-to-1 so far, Floridians are telling Gov. Rick Scott they want him to veto a controversial $419 million K-12...
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Gov. Rick Scott faces mounting pressure from school superintendents, teachers unions and parent groups to veto $23.7 billion in base funding to K-12 public schools...
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All eyes on the Florida budget as lawmakers return to state Capitol for one final act …...
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Lawmakers were on track this spring to enact long-sought safeguards to stop businesses from turning a profit off public money intended for charter school capital...
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A swift outcry of condemnation came over the weekend from many parents, teachers and school administrators who want the Florida Legislature to reject a $419...
A swift outcry of condemnation came over the weekend from many parents, teachers and school administrators who want the Florida Legislature to reject a $419...
At the insistence of House Speaker Richard Corcoran, numerous major changes to education policy for Florida's K-12 public schools — from teacher bonuses and daily...
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Lawmakers on Friday signed off on significant expansions to two of Florida's premiere voucher programs for education that help children with disabilities pay for alternative...
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Moms and dads will have more power to challenge their child's classroom books or other lesson materials that parents deem distasteful, offensive or inappropriate for...
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After several days of private collaboration among lawmakers, one major late-night rewrite and some last-minute tweaks, senators unanimously passed a sweeping education bill on Thursday...
With two days left for lawmakers to enact policy this session, two Republican senators late Wednesday released what's essentially a brand-new bill that salvages a...
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The Florida House, by a near-unanimous vote, agreed Wednesday morning to send a constitutional amendment to voters in 2018 that would exempt law enforcement officers...
As lawmakers aim to pass significant reforms to Florida's public school standardized assessments before the end of this week, Senate Democrats say a bill that's...
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House Republicans quietly agreed Tuesday to pull from the floor a gun bill not yet considered at all by the chamber, after trading with Democrats...
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In an extremely rare move, House leaders are rushing a gun bill to the floor during the final week of session that none of their...
With barely three days left before lawmakers have to finalize the annual state budget if session is to end as scheduled May 5, Floridians still...
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