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Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, Division of Adult Education and Literacy

STAR Partner Login

Terms and Conditions
You are accessing a U.S. Federal Government computer system intended to be solely accessed by individual users expressly authorized to access the system by the U.S. Department of Education. Usage may be monitored, recorded, and/or subject to audit. For security purposes and in order to ensure that the system remains available to all expressly authorized users, the U.S. Department of Education monitors the system to identify unauthorized users. Anyone using this system expressly consents to such monitoring and recording. Unauthorized use of this information system is prohibited and subject to criminal and civil penalties. Except as expressly authorized by the U.S. Department of Education, unauthorized attempts to access, obtain, upload, modify, change, and/or delete information on this system are strictly prohibited and are subject to criminal prosecution under 18 U.S.C § 1030, and other applicable statutes, which may result in fines and imprisonment. For purposes of this system, unauthorized access includes, but is not limited to:

If system monitoring reveals information indicating possible criminal activity, such evidence may be provided to law enforcement personnel.

Florida

Contact and lead agency

Zelda Rogers, Florida Department of Education

Phone: 850-245-9906
Fax: 850-245-9010
Email: Zelda.Rogers@fldoe.org

Professional development system

Florida offers professional development opportunities through professional organizations, regional training councils, and Florida TechNet. Teachers, tutors, and administrators are encouraged to attend face-to-face and distance learning professional development opportunities. The Florida Department of Education provides funding and monitors professional development events.

STAR implementation

Florida's STAR pilot includes eleven sites in the following counties: Bay, Broward, Collier, Department of Corrections, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, and Polk. STAR pilot sites were selected through an open request for statements of interest. All interested counties that met the application deadline where included in the pilot. The vision of the STAR Initiative for the state of Florida is to provide adult students the opportunities to become confident and proficient readers; provide teachers with teaching strategies to meet the students' goals, and; increase the number of student performances reported.