Best of the Blogs: Big Squeeze

By Jon Bleyer - February 13, 2015

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 2-13-15
Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida Education Center's popular free Daily Clips service.

Big Sugar, the Big Squeeze, and the Everglades
By Gimleteye
Eye On Miami
On Thursday, the governing board of the South Florida Water Management District will meet in Palm Beach. 

Will Florida Voucher Proponents Use Children As a “Cynical Media Prop” Tomorrow?
By Bob Sikes
Scathing Purple Musings
The Florida Education Association VP Joanne McCall released a statement today to the media which served as a broadside to opponents of the lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Florida’s school voucher program.

High-Stakes Testing Overload about to Sink our Public Schools!
By Rosanne Wood
Perspectives of a Principal
Children are stressed out and parents are mad enough to want their children to “Opt-Out” of all high-stakes testing.

Home Rule Hypocrisy And Discrimination Rolled Into One - Thanks Rep. Artiles
By Kartik Krishnaiyer
The Florida Squeeze
State Rep. Frank Artiles Transgender discrimination bill has gotten lots of attention in the two days since it was filed. 

Black History Month Energy Champions: Steve Rutherford Explains Why Solar Power is the Next Frontier of Freedom
By Amelia Shenstone
CleanEnergy Footprints
Retired Navy SEAL Commander Steve Rutherford is on a mission.