DeSantis signs $101 billion budget laden with federal COVID-19 money

It includes $22.4 billion for K-12 schools, or about $7,795 in per student funding, a $38.71 hike on the current year. That includes $550 million to increase the salaries of teachers, a $50 million increase, and part of DeSantis’ push to get all teachers to a minimum salary of $47,500.