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Public Schools/ Districts in Florida

Florida Public School Calendars- Listing by County

Every Student Succeeds Act

Every Student Succeeds Act - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (10/27/16)

Every Student Succeeds Act-FLDOE Memo

Every Student Succeeds Act Frequently Asked Questions

Foster Care & Education Q&A

School Stability Checklist for Children in Out of Home Care

Local ESSA Contacts (Revised May 2021)

FCC Comments

Regions Comments Matrix

65C-28.018 Meeting Child's Educational Needs (DRAFT)

Accessing School Records

Authorization for Release of Information

Protocol for Information Sharing - FSFN (2010)

School Registration Form for Foster Care Children

A Guide to Improve Educational Opportunities for Florida's Foster Youth

Planning for After High School

Helping Young Adults from Foster Care Succeed in College

FloridaShines -Colleges and Careers in Florida

Affordable Colleges Guide to Online Degrees

College Scholarship Guide

Community College Directory (FL DOE)

Federal Student Aid

Florida Colleges (FL DOE)

Foster Care to Success (America's College Fund for Foster Youth)

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

A Step-by-Step Guide for Foster Youth to Completing the FAFSA

FAFSA Tips for Unaccompanied Youth Without Stable Housing and Those in Foster Care (RESOURCES)

GED Testing

Know How 2 Go (to College)

Project 10 - Transition Education Network

The College Board (link to Scholarship Search)

Florida Student Scholarship and Grant Programs

College Scholarships for Students who Received Foster Care

K-12 Scholarships for Children with Financial or Special Needs

General Resources and Information