Scott Promotes Controversial Education Reforms


Controversial changes that have rocked Texas higher education system may be coming to Florida.Gov. Rick Scott has begun discreetly promoting the same changes to the higher education system that Texas Gov. Rick Perry has championed.

The proposals include some of the same reforms pushed by conservatives in K-12 schools: merit pay for professors, tenure reform, and generally a much greater emphasis on measurement of whether professors are turning out students that meet certain goals.

Scott Promotes Controversial Education Reforms.