2021 Legislative Session

The Florida 2021 legislative session runs from March 2 to April 30. Issues impacting Florida’s students, educators and public education will once again be at the forefront.

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The Week Ahead in the 2021 Legislature

Meetings relating to education are shown below. If interested, you can click on the respective chamber to see the full calendar for this week’s meetings in the House and the Senate. All meetings are streamed live and on The Florida Channel where they are also available for on-demand viewing within 24 hours of the conclusion of the meeting.

Agendas are available one week before meeting.

Monday, March 1

  • Neither chamber has any relevant meetings scheduled

Tuesday, March 2

Wednesday, March 3

Thursday, March 4

Friday, March 5

Senate Bill 1014

What the Bill DoesSenate Bill 1014 contains numerous anti-union provisions including requiring:All instructional and support…

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Senate Bill 84

What the Bill DoesSB 84 eliminates the pension option for employees enrolled in the Florida…

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Senate Bill 48

What the Bill DoesSB 48 expands education savings accounts as a back door to funnel…

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A message from the new FEA President

New FEA President Andrew Spar discusses FEA’s work, his path to becoming president and his vision for FEA’s future, in a letter to FEA members.

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A message from your outgoing president

This time of year, just prior to Labor Day, is always a time of transition for all of us involved in education. The beginning of the school year is a…

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Reopen Survey Results

We asked. You answered.Thursday July 16 through Monday July 21, FEA surveyed educators and parents to get their sense of comfort level with regards to returning to school campuses this fall.…

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Order promises stability for students, educators, schools

After an initial review of the new emergency order from the Florida Department of Education,…

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Provide stability for our students and schools

As Covid-19 cases surge and our public schools face overwhelming uncertainty about what will happen…

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‘AFT Votes’ bus tour rolls into Florida this week

Union leaders push to get out the vote for public education and social justice TALLAHASSEE…

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