Everywhere you look, big things are happening at Florida’s public schools. Student achievement is rising, graduation rates are improving and the achievement gap is shrinking. The Florida Department of Education takes an active role in ensuring students have a variety of education options that help prepare them for success in college, career and life.
Equal Educational Opportunity
The Office of Equal Educational Opportunity (OEEO) provides services and information to Florida schools, school districts, parents, students, and community groups on topics impacting educational equity.Read More
Federal Education Programs
The mission of this office is to lead statewide efforts to close the achievement gaps affecting students whose educational opportunities may be limited, to increase awareness among parents and other community members about public school options and to ensure all students are well-served.Read More
Section 1008.33, Florida Statutes, provides the State Board of Education with the authority to enforce public school improvement through a statewide system of supports and intervention.Read More
Florida's Office of Early Learning supports children, their families and child care providers who serve them, through administration and management of 30 early learning coalitions across the state.Read More