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MISSION - As a valued partner in public education, the Florida Education Foundation invests in high achievement for every student to contribute to Florida's globally competitive workforce.

VISION - Every Florida student graduates from high school ready for post-secondary education and a career.


2016 Children's Week at the Capitol
February 19th, 2016

The Florida Education Foundation once again was a community partner for the 2016 Children's Week. Florida's Children's Week is a special annual celebration filled with joyful singing voices of young children, the colorful "Hanging of Hands", and the dedication of thousands of child advocates across Florida. 

Diane McKee named 2016 Macy's Florida Teacher of the Year
July 13th, 2015

Thursday, July 9, 2015 - Florida Governor Rick Scott announced Diane McKee, a language arts teacher at Williams Middle Magnet School in Hillsborough County as the 2016 Florida Department of Education/Macy’s Teacher of the Year. Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart and Macy’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Terry Lundgren joined the Governor to make the announcement during an awards gala honoring the state’s top educators.


2015 Hernando Honoree Christ the Savior Church
June 15th, 2015

83 businesses were honored during the 28th Annual Commissioner's Business Recognition Awards Event on June 9, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. These businesses were recognized for building successful, innovative alliances with their school districts and education foundations that fostered unique learning opportunities, promoted academic achievement and addressed community needs. 

Commissioner Pam Stewart and Chancellor Hershel Lyons congratulate Cheryl Thomas
May 4th, 2015

On April 24, 2015, Commissioner Pam Stewart announced the 2015 winner of the School-related Employee of the Year Award, Cheryl A. Thomas from the Pinellas County School District. Ms. Thomas is a relief bus driver and training assistant at the Coachman Service Center. This award recognizes outstanding education support personnel for the significant contributions they make to thier schools and communities.

The other finalists recognized were:



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