League Forum on Schools of the Future


The League of Women Voters invites you to join us in Gainesville on March 4th. We are celebrating the Schools of the Future with Peggy Brookins, CEO of the National Professional Teachers Certification organization.  She is on the President’s Commission on Education.  Peggy was a teacher and innovator in Florida for many years before joining the National Board.

Following her presentation will be a panel of educators who will respond to audience questions.  Panelists include the Deputy Superintendent, Teacher of the Year, elementary and secondary curriculum specialists and the head of the Alachua County Council of PTAs.

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Blended Learning a Threat?


by Krista Sobol

The picture of children sitting in front of computers that track their every thought has many parents alarmed.  In the League, local groups study an issue and bring it to the state convention for consideration.  Blended learning may be on the way to convention!

Space Coast League Education Committee Concerned About Blended Learning

 

 

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