Heartland Educational Consortium is a regional, non-profit, educational service agency founded in 1996 to provide cooperative services
to member districts in central rural Florida. The organization is dedicated to providing services to member districts and helping the districts achieve
their goals and objectives through sharing ideas and resources to enhance the delivery of programs and services.
HEC is continuing to offer the STEM Scholars Program, serving rural
gifted and talented high school students in the six HEC districts
A.V.E. for Success on
the iTunes U platform, provides teachers with access to collections of content assets
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE FLORIDA EDUCATORS WITH $2 MILLION IN PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE
Education Commissioner Pam Stewart announced that, effective August 17, 2015, all full-time instructional
personnel are automatically covered by $2 million of educator professional liability insurance.