Florida students are achieving more than they were two decades ago because of a robust education accountability system.
Beginning with the 2022–23 school year, the Florida Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST) is being administered to students in VPK through grade 10 in ELA Reading and VPK through grade 8 in Mathematics. FAST is a progress monitoring assessment based on the B.E.S.T. Standards administered three times per year in order to provide real-time data that will inform students, teachers and parents about individual student growth and needs.Read More
The KnowYourSchools portal is a one-of-a kind resource to provide parents, teachers, and easier for families to access information on schools and district-level educational outcomes, as specified by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).Read More