January 13, 2007

John Winn resigns

Yesterday's surprise announcement that Florida Education Commissioner John Winn was resigning was not a great shock—Governor Charlie Crist had rescinded two Bush appointments to the state board of education, and two others worked with his campaign, so he was about to have a majority of friendly board members—but the timing was interesting.

Of all the stories I've seen, I think the award for the best headline goes to the Tampa Tribune: State, Crist In A Lose Winn Situation.

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Posted in Education policy on January 13, 2007 2:42 PM |