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  • Avon School Officials Have Session On New Curriculum

    AVON — An information session on a new math and language arts curriculum for students in kindergarten through eighth grade will be on Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium at Avon High School, school officials have announced. Superintendent of...
  • West Boca grad scholarship settles Cornell suit

    Cornell University has agreed to set up a perpetual scholarship in memory of a West Boca High School graduate in a last-minute settlement of a 2010 federal lawsuit brought by his father. The terms of the settlement were reached before a Sept. 29 trial...
  • Two parents vie for open PB School Board seat

    Two parents vie for open PB School Board seat
    In a year where most Palm Beach County School Board races were dominated by incumbent victories, District 4 has been the most unpredictable and closely watched. Four first-time candidates, all with sizable war chests and multiple endorsements, battled...
  • Good schools deserve investment [Commentary]

    Good schools deserve investment [Commentary]
    This weekend over 700 people were scheduled to attend our 6th annual Archdiocese of Baltimore Gala to raise money for students who otherwise could not afford to attend a Catholic school in the Archdiocese. Since its inception, the gala has raised more...
  • Preschool nutrition can be challenging

    Preschool nutrition can be challenging
    Preschool children, specifically ages 2 to 5, are notoriously picky eaters, and parents need to recognize that this is developmentally appropriate, although frustrating! Preschool is an appropriate time to begin teaching children the importance of...
  • Student computer use raises privacy questions

    Student computer use raises privacy questions
    As more and more students take home a school-issued tablet, iPad or laptop, they might think twice about what websites they visit, what they post on social media and the sorts of things they email to their friends. School districts moving to "one-to-...
  • Damage control when your kid brings home a D

    Damage control when your kid brings home a D
    Your middle-schooler just got her first D. What’s an appropriate response? Parent advice Try not to overreact and then try to find out the reason by calmly discussing it. If the reason is vague, request a conference with the teacher as soon as...
  • Teen's media choices have mom burning mad

    Teen's media choices have mom burning mad
    DEAR AMY: My daughter, "Maria," is obsessed with trashy fashion magazines (Latina, Glamour, Cosmo and Seventeen) -- even calling them her bibles. She brings them to high school and reads them in class when she is supposed to be paying attention to her...
  • Coffee Break: District preparing students for an evolving world

    At the school year's first PTA Coffee Break meeting, Laguna Beach Unified School District Superintendent Sherine Smith, along with principals and administrators, explained how the district is preparing students for the rapidly changing world. "Our...
  • Children's Services Council leads local literacy initiative

    The Children's Services Council of Broward County is joining hands with many community partners, including the school district, for arguably the largest ever literacy event in the county. On Oct. 21, more than 700 adult volunteers, including...
  • NNPS receives grants; TNCC recognized for military services

    NNPS receives grants; TNCC recognized for military services
    Newport News Public Schools recently earned two competitive grants to help with college and career readiness as well as a safety grant. NNPS received a grant from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia for its GEAR UP program, which prepares...