PAC’s are Beginning to Influence the School Board Election in Indian River County, FL.

  A Political Action Committee (PAC) is an organization that raises money privately to influence elections or legislation.  One PAC can contribute to another PAC.  That's what's been happening in the School Board race for the School District of Indian River County (SDIRC). As you can see from the above flow chart we "followed the … Continue reading PAC’s are Beginning to Influence the School Board Election in Indian River County, FL.

Why Did the School Board of the School District of Indian River County, FL Basically Shut Down Public Comment?

Free Bing Image: YouthBanks International Network WikiHow: "Speaking out at community, town or school board meetings is as American as apple pie. Local boards provide a glimpse of Democracy at its most basic level. The ability to speak directly to a government board – a city council, a school board, college trustees – is perhaps … Continue reading Why Did the School Board of the School District of Indian River County, FL Basically Shut Down Public Comment?

Bill Britton: Taking a Knee.

         At first glance, the National Football Leagues owner’s threat to suspend players who “take a knee” during the playing of the National Anthem seems patriotic, at least on the surface, since those who commit this act seem to have political outlooks contrary to those of “mainstream” America. When asked what the … Continue reading Bill Britton: Taking a Knee.

Dr. Hodge and His Team’s Assessment of Four More Schools in Indian River County, FL.

In 2017 The School District of Indian River County engaged The Urban Learning and Leadership Center (ULLC)  of Hampton, Virginia to conduct an assessment of 21 schools in Indian River County, Florida.  The assessments were conducted in October, 2017 Dr. John W. Hodge, President and Co-founder of the ULLC and his team from the ULLC … Continue reading Dr. Hodge and His Team’s Assessment of Four More Schools in Indian River County, FL.

How Will the School Board Candidates for the School District of Indian River County, FL Address These Issues?

"The right thing is to just give teachers a raise," said Florida House Democratic Leader Janet Cruz, who represents Tampa. "It is embarrassing and I am ashamed that Florida pays our teachers $10,000 a year less than the national average. We are one of the largest states in the country. If we continue to recruit … Continue reading How Will the School Board Candidates for the School District of Indian River County, FL Address These Issues?

Dr. Hodge and His Team’s Assessment of Four Schools in Indian River County, FL.

In 2017 The School District of Indian River County engaged The Urban Learning and Leadership Center (ULLC)  of Hampton, Virginia to conduct an assessment of 21 schools in Indian River County, Florida.  The assessments were conducted in October, 2017 Dr. John W. Hodge, President and Co-founder of the ULLC and his team from the ULLC … Continue reading Dr. Hodge and His Team’s Assessment of Four Schools in Indian River County, FL.

Gifford, FL-Based “Pioneering Change” Set to Celebrate Their One Year Anniversary.

Pioneering Change, Inc. is registered with the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization based in Gifford, Florida "dedicated to empowering our community and its citizens.  Our focus is promoting unity, educating the citizens and developing and executing a plan of action to achieve self-sufficiency and community improvement." Gifford has a rich … Continue reading Gifford, FL-Based “Pioneering Change” Set to Celebrate Their One Year Anniversary.