Broward County Schools

Why We Can’t Have Nice Things In Broward Members Public

The Broward County School District can’t even provide a safe and healthy environment for students and teachers by fixing the leaking roofs or removing mold from our schools across the county. Contrast that with the Prosper Independent School District in Prosper Texas.

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Politics

Sending our Teachers into Battle Members Public

UPDATE: As reported in the New York Post, a New York City teacher, Aida Sehic, who complained of horrific racial, sexual, and physical abuse from students has settled a lawsuit against the Department of Education, The Post has learned. Sehic and the DOE agreed to resolve the case this week

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Broward County Schools

The Sins of a Superintendent Members Public

All of us make mistakes. The key is to acknowledge them, learn, and move on. The real sin is ignoring mistakes, or worse, seeking to hide them.

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
leadership

Another Failure by Broward Schools Members Public

UPDATE 2/13/2019: After several days of asking Sun Sentinel journalists to look into the details surrounding the rejection by the Broward County School District of proposed legislation that would have put a focus on school safety and security, the Sun Sentinel published their story. Failure by Broward County

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
School Safety

Public School Discipline: Equal Opportunity Offenders Members Public

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos met with supporters and critics of an Obama-era directive on school discipline on Wednesday.  Secretary DeVos is considering changes to the directive and possibly repealing the guidelines outlined therein. That 2014 directive, issued jointly by the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice, put

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Broward County Schools