Schools

Everywhere you look, big things are happening at Florida’s 4,200 public schools. Student achievement is rising, graduation rates are improving and the achievement gap is shrinking. The Florida Department of Education takes an active role in ensuring students have a variety of education options that help prepare them for success in college, career and life.

 
 
 
 


 
Equal Educational Opportunity

Equal Educational Opportunity

The Office of Equal Educational Opportunity (OEEO) provides services and information to Florida schools, school districts, parents, students, and community groups on topics impacting educational equity.

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Federal Education Programs

Federal Education Programs

The mission of this office is to lead statewide efforts to close the achievement gaps affecting students whose educational opportunities may be limited, to increase awareness among parents and other community members about public school options and to ensure all students are well-served.

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School Improvement

School Improvement

Section 1008.33, Florida Statutes, provides the State Board of Education with the authority to enforce public school improvement through a statewide system of supports and intervention.

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Early Learning

Early Learning

Florida's Office of Early Learning supports children, their families and child care providers who serve them, through administration and management of 30 early learning coalitions across the state.

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