Education

Florida Chamber Foundation adds Under 12-Year-Old Population Poverty Rates by Zip Code to www.TheFloridaGapMap.org

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (June 16, 2021)– The Florida Chamber Foundation’s Florida Gap Map now takes America’s first detailed look at childhood…

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FL Legislators Advance Bills Expanding Access to Education for Children

Lawmakers Advance Two Bills That Will Give Parents More Options to Quality Education for Their Children On February 25, the…

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Are the Kids in Your County Ready for Kindergarten?

Are Florida’s Kindergartners Ready for the Future? On February 17, the Florida Department of Education released the Kindergarten Readiness Screener…

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2+2=Pathway to a Career in the Classroom

LEARNERS TO EARNERS WORKFORCE SUMMIT College Partnership Builds Pathway for Teachers A partnership between Tallahassee Community College (TCC) and Flagler…

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Preparing Florida’s Earliest Learners

The Florida Legislature this week advanced Florida Chamber-backed legislation that will create a more efficient and effective early learning system.…

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Florida’s Graduation Rate Hits New High

Florida’s high school graduation rate continues its 15 year climb with an increase of 0.8 percentage points over the 2017-18…

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Florida Voters Strong on Governor DeSantis, Down on Impeachment Removal from Office, Concerned Most About Healthcare Costs and Finding Skilled Workers

Latest Florida Chamber Political Poll and Small Business Survey Show TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (January 21, 2020) – Governor Ron DeSantis continues…

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Florida Chamber Releases 2020 Jobs Agenda

FLORIDA CHAMBER’S 2020 JOBS AGENDA Keeping Florida’s Momentum Going and Predicting 200,000 New Jobs in 2020 “Making Florida more competitive…

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Probability of a Florida Recession Continues to Drop and New County Data Available

According to Florida Chamber Foundation Chief Economist Dr. Jerry Parrish, Florida’s probability of a recession declined for the second month in…

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Florida’s Higher Education System Continues to Lead the Nation

We already know Florida ranks first in the nation for higher education, but did you also know Florida is in…

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Florida Chamber Bottom Line: Florida Polytechnic’s President Dr. Randy Avent

On the latest edition of the Florida Chamber’s Bottom Line, Florida Polytechnic’s President Dr. Randy Avent, explains how the university…

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Florida Chamber Testifies at Inaugural Talent Development Council

FLORIDA 2030 BLUEPRINT Provides Roadmap for Improving Florida’s Talent Pipeline for a Better Workforce Florida Chamber of Commerce Recommends to…

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State Universities Continue Upward March in Annual Rankings

For several years running, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Florida as the number one state in the nation…

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Investing in Florida’s Talent Pipeline: A Back to School Webinar

BUSINESS ALLIANCE FOR EARLY LEARNING Webinar Agenda Welcome and Opening Comments Kim Reckley, Vice President Client & Community Relations Director,…

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2020 Florida Business Leaders’ Summit on Prosperity and Economic Opportunity

REGISTER BECOME A SPONSOR Did you know more than 3 million Floridians live in poverty? Of those, more than 260,000…

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