Okaloosa turns corner on FCAT

Published: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 11:17 AM.

“Elementary math will be a focus for our district, and we’re going to continue professional development that supports our progress in writing," Chambers said.

Eighth and 10th grades showed significant improvements in writing; eighth grade moved from 35th in the state to 18th while 10th grade went from 21st to 11th.

This was the last year for the Florida Writes program, and each district awaits the state’s decision about the type of writing that will be assessed.

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