I celebrated the news that Commissioner Gerard Robinson had resigned. It's going to take the Board of Education a long time to clean up the mess he left behind.
I pray Florida will choose a successor who will take into account the views of school administrators, teachers, parents and students. No longer should we have to deal with his "my way or the highway" approach to education and accountability.
While watching the Olympics' women's gymnastics last week, I fully understood how
Students who fail the FCAT reading test are directed to remedial reading and are not allowed to choose another needed advanced-placement or honors course for graduation. Now they are behind their peers. I thought this was all about not ¿leaving a child behind.