$12.4 billion for Florida Education Finance Program

Florida House and Senate budget writers have agreed to set aside $12.4 billion for the Florida Education Finance Program, the primary mechanism for funding the operations of school districts. House and Senate negotiators need to continue working out details of the education budget plan for the fiscal year starting July 1, 2019. Education, Finance, Florida

Teacher well-being must be a central consideration in education

We saw this education related article published by the respected Brookings Institution and found it both brief and interesting. The authors are Amy Roberts, Senior Research Associate – Butler Institute for Families at the University of Denver and Helyn Kim, Postdoctoral Fellow – Global Economy and Development, Center for Universal Education, Brookings Institution.

YouTube: a bigger contributor to education than textbooks

Generation Z students, classified as being between the ages of 14 and 23, believe that YouTube is a bigger contributor to their education than textbooks, according to a study by Pearson Education. YouTube was the preferred education method for Gen. Z students (59%), but was less prevalent among Millennials (55%). YouTube launched in 2005 — […]