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  • It's Tuesday, do you know where your charter school is?

    It's Tuesday, do you know where your charter school is?
    Now South Florida charters schools are dropping two at a time. Listen, if your child attends a new charter school, I wouldn’t blink. The whole thing could be gone in an instant, leaving you to suddenly come up with Plan B. Fast. On Monday, as...
  • No surprise middle school kids popping pills

    Six middle school students were sent to a Broward hospital after swallowing prescriptions drugs on campus. So South Florida. We were the pill mill capital of the world, right? Cops have cracked down on illegal sales, but too many people here are still...
  • Broward magnet schools show sparkle, though not all

    Broward County's best magnet schools are a hit, attracting waiting lists of students attracted to specialized areas of focus, high standards and close involvement with business and community groups. But there are trouble spots, too, starting with five...
  • Businesses help Carver Middle restore the floor

    Last month Carver Middle School was the hub for a fundraising basketball tournament that netted $1,000 for its student activity fund. Now the benefits are going further. Local businesses have volunteered to update the gym floor's look. Face It...
  • L.A. Unified oversight panel rejects $42 million for computers

    L.A. Unified oversight panel rejects $42 million for computers
    The Los Angeles school district's bond oversight panel rejected a move Thursday by officials to spend an additional $42 million on new computers, including purchases under a controversial — and recently suspended — technology contract. The...
  • Colorado students walk out to protest proposed curriculum changes

    For the third straight day Wednesday hundreds of high school students walked out of their classrooms in suburban Denver in an act of civil disobedience to protest proposed curriculum changes that would curtail lessons about civil disobedience and other...
  • Deputies still looking for gunman who robbed 4 Westridge Middle School students

    Deputies still looking for gunman who robbed 4 Westridge Middle School students
    The search continues today for the teenage gunman who robbed four Westridge Middle School students walking to school Thursday morning. Investigators said there were three separate robberies, occurring on Oakridge Road between John Young Parkway and...
  • Students part of Be Kind to Humankind Week

    We are not avatars or emoticons, but real people. This message is stressed to students at Broward Virtual School and was the underlying theme behind its recent participation in Be Kind to Humankind Week. The worldwide initiative features a different...
  • PB schools developing 400 new mandatory tests

    PB schools developing 400 new mandatory tests
    Final exams will be given to Palm Beach County students this school year in most every subject and in every grade -- even kindergartners. The new end-of-course tests are needed to meet the demands of Florida's controversial 2011 teacher merit pay law,...
  • Islamic Foundation continues to serve community

    On a fenced, sprawling 11-acre campus along a nondescript stretch in the city of Sunrise lies the Islamic Foundation of South Florida, a mosque that is working hard to become a powerful force in the community. For the last 25 years, the foundation has...
  • Robert G. Keenan Sr., teacher and deacon

    Robert G. Keenan Sr., teacher and deacon
    Robert Gately Keenan Sr., a retired Baltimore County public schools agriculture teacher who was a Roman Catholic deacon, died of a brain tumor Tuesday at Stella Maris Hospice. The Parkville resident was 77. Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Robert...