|Florida Commissioner of Education|
|June 21, 2011 - August 31, 2012|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed||June 21, 2011|
|Appointed by||Florida Board of Education|
|Associate's||El Camino Community College|
Before becoming Florida's Commissioner of Education, Robinson was the Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction from January 2010 to June 2011. He served as a program director and president of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, a national non-profit advocacy organization, from 2005 to 2010. He has also worked as a senior research associate for the School Choice Demonstration Project at the University of Arkansas and a senior fellow at the Institute for the Transformation of Learning at Marquette University. He is married and has three daughters.
- M.Ed., Harvard University
- B.A., Howard University
- A.A., El Camino Community College.
- CBS Miami, "FL Education Commissioner Robinson Resigns," July 31, 2012
- Orlando Sentinel, "Education Commissioner Robinson resigns suddenly," August 1, 2012
- Florida Department of Education, "Commissioner's Biography," accessed September 1, 2011.
- Orlando Sentinel, "Virginia schools chief chosen as Florida's commissioner of education," June 21, 2011
|Florida Commissioner of Education
June 21, 2011 - August 31, 2012
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