Rick Scott Plans To Continue Jeb Bush’s Legacy With Voucher Program In Florida

Jeb Bush may have left office in Florida almost four years ago, however many of his educational policies are still in place — and expanding. Education Week reported on government officials around the country who have been inspired by Bush’s…

Jeb Bush may have left office in Florida almost four years ago, however many of his educational policies are still in place — and expanding.

Education Week reported on government officials around the country who have been inspired by Bush’s controversial strategies. Florida Governor-Elect Rick Scott is one of them and has anounced an approach that echoes Bush’s more infamous legislation: vouchers.

After leaving office, Bush created the Foundation for Excellence in Education. It is a network of elected officials and organizations focused on overhauling public school education.

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