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Charlotte County Public Schools Superintendent Search

A meesage from Cara Reynolds, Chair, Charlotte County School Board. As you may know, our current superintendent, Steve Dionisio, will be retiring after 33 years of dedicated service to our school district. We are grateful for his leadership and commitment in providing a high-quality education for all students, and we wish him the best in

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Take action to oppose HB 1, School Choice bill

By Jean Siebenaler. DWCF Legislative Chair Well, here we go. We’ve been waiting for some “big” controversial legislation in the new 2023 FL State Legislature to drop and we now have one. We have a new Republican-sponsored HB 1  titled School Choice. This bill is the “big kahuna” — the expanded school voucher program that has

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Environment

Climate disasters caused $165B damage in 2022

The following editorial was published in The Daily Sun on Jan 17, 2023. OUR POSITION: Florida has a lot at stake in dealing with climate change. There were 18 catastrophic weather events and natural disasters in the U.S. where damages exceeded $1 billion, according to the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Those weather and climate

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