Florida Public Education System

Charlie Crist
Caitie Switalski

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist was back in Tallahassee on Monday.  The Republican-turned-Democrat was in town to file his qualifying paperwork for the 2014 primary election for governor. Sheria Griffin, a Leon County teacher, filed the papers on his behalf.  Crist also took the opportunity to meet with local schoolteachers. 

On Monday, Meeting Room A in the Leroy Collins Main Public Library in Leon County was abuzz with schoolteachers excited to welcome Crist.  He assured them their struggles were his struggles.

Sitting around a table with Crist, the teachers from