Florida is No. 1 in the nation in vouches. It's No. 2 in charter school enrollment. It's No. 4 in the percentage of high school students passing college-level exams.
Numbers like these have made Florida the nation's most watched laboratory for education policy.
Now former Gov. Jeb Bush is holding up Florida as not just a lab, but a model.
Bush said, "Florida's education reforms have caught the attention of policymakers across the country because our students are making progress." Source: Times staff writer
Will this have an effect you? I think so. Will you care?