2010 Florida Statutes
Department of Education; powers and duties; accountability requirements.
Department of Education; powers and duties; accountability requirements.—
The department shall administer the accountability requirements of the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program at the state level.
The department shall adopt procedures for its:
Administration of the statewide kindergarten screening and calculation of kindergarten readiness rates under s. 1002.69.
Approval of specialized instructional services providers under s. 1002.66.
Granting of a private prekindergarten provider’s or public school’s request for a good cause exemption under s. 1002.69(7).
Except as provided by law, the department may not impose requirements on a private prekindergarten provider that does not deliver the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program or receive state funds under this part.
s. 1, ch. 2004-484; s. 8, ch. 2009-3; s. 31, ch. 2010-210; s. 6, ch. 2010-227.