Children running at school

Federal funds save Florida…again

The Florida Policy Institute released their summary of the state budget for fiscal year 2021-2022. The legislative session and subsequent budget occurred in the midst of a global pandemic and economic recession with unprecedented aid flowing from the federal government. The Florida Policy Institute (FPI) notes that, although the resulting “significant influx of federal dollars…

United Way Suncoast Grant

Alliance for Public Schools Earns Community Investment Grant from United Way Suncoast

ALLIANCE FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS EARNS COMMUNITY INVESTMENT FUNDING FROM UNITED WAY SUNCOAST The UWS award, part of a $6.05 million investment in the community, will support the organization’s Hillsborough and Pinellas Family and Community Engagement and Student Success programs.   TAMPA, FL – July 1st, 2020 – The Alliance For Public Schools will receive Community…

Gov. DeSantis

DeSantis says school employees will not be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccine

DeSantis says school employees will not be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccine “Emphasizing that his focus remains on Florida’s elderly population, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday said teachers and school staff should not expect to be prioritized for vaccination against COVID-19 — at least for now.” according to the Miami Herald. “The governor’s comments came as…