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On commencement addresses at colleges and universities around the country, with exellent excerpts including video... from The New York Times.
URGENT ACTION UPDATE from FSU students to concerned Floridians: Call Gov. Rick Scott today, tell him to veto HB 115, and stop secret donor agreements that threaten academic integrity of Florida's public universities. (850) 717-9337
Five films we recommend...
Call Florida legislators to stop expansion of private school vouchers at expense of public school funding.
Last week, a massive expansion of Florida's voucher system was filed in the state legislature, a plan that could defund public schools and divert millions of taxpayer dollars to private institutions...
Got a terrific idea for a 1st Thursday program? SCPA is now reviewing proposals for 1st Thursday programs.
National Day of Action to Keep Public Schools Open
A friend of ours e-mailed the following message, “It is Teacher’s Day today in China. Students send cards and flowers to show their best wishes to their teachers today. It seems that people around the world honor teachers … different days.”