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Gradebook podcast: A school board wish list for the 2019 Florida legislative session

Board members say adequate funding for security, teacher pay and other needed programs is among their top priorities.
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Published Nov. 29, 2018

Florida lawmakers return to Tallahassee the week of Dec. 11 to begin committee meetings leading to their 2019 spring session.

Education regularly tops the agenda. So we turned to school board members from across the state, representing districts large and small, to ask them what they'd like to see happen by the time the Legislature closes again in May.

Hear their views, recorded Nov. 27-28 at their annual fall conference in Tampa, plus a little insight from Senate Education vice chairman Sen. Bill Montford.

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