Andrew Powell

Andrew Powell is a contributor for the Center Square.

Florida could expand its school choice program under new measure

(The Center Square) – Florida could expand school and funding choices again after a new bill advanced this week, although one critic says its funding restrictions could reduce program participation. Read More

February 2, 2024
Public Education
School choice state sees record high school graduation rate in 2023

(The Center Square) – Data from the Florida Department of Education shows Florida high school students graduated at a record rate in 2023 after years of steady improvement. According to… Read More

January 24, 2024
Women’s golf tour responds with common sense, human decency and protection of female sports after transgender win

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – We need a round of applause for this! Transgender golfer Hailey Davidson “won” a recent NXXT Women’s Pro Tour event, increasing their likelihood that they… Read More

January 23, 2024
Florida Senate committee approves school readiness, child care tax credit bills

(The Center Square) – The Florida Senate Committee on Education PreK-12 approved several measures that would remove barriers to child care funding for low and middle-income families, expand career choice… Read More

January 18, 2024
Florida Senate committee advances deregulation bills for school districts

(The Center Square) — Florida lawmakers advanced three new pieces of legislation this week designed to lessen regulatory burdens for school districts. Senate Bill 7000, which… Read More

December 15, 2023