Florida On the Rise
A podcast series on the state of education in Florida
The Florida On the Rise audio podcast series describe why Florida is changing the demands of high school students and what those changes, created by Senate Bill 4, entail.
Our business, legislative and education leaders have defined what it means to be prepared for the 21st Century. These podcasts explain how Florida is meeting this challenge and ensuring Florida's children are prepared for their futures.
- A New High School Diploma for a New World Economic Order (MP3, 4MB)
- The New Rigor: The Opportunity for All Students to be Prepared (MP3, 5MB)
- Be Prepared! It's Time to Get Ready (MP3, 4MB)
- Climbing the Career Ladder to That J.O.B. Degree (MP3, 5MB)
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Math - Thinking in the 21st Century (MP3, 6MB)
- A New Kind of Teaching for a New World Order (MP3, 5MB)
- A New/Old Way of Actually Learning (MP3, 6MB)
- Science and Math: Learning to Think, Not Learning to Memorize and Repeat (MP3, 7MB)
- It's About Hard Work - Once Again! (MP3, 6MB)
- The Rigor is in the Details: Senate Bill 4 (MP3, 9MB)
- Online Tools to Support Parents (MP3, 5MB)
Florida's New State Graduation Requirements:
For more information on local school district graduation programs, please contact your school counselor.