| Oct 9, 2014
| 6:09 PM
State and federal officials visited Folger McKinsey Elementary School in Severna Park this week to review the school's efforts to teach students about the environment — and reduce its own environmental impact.
Folger McKinsey was recognized as a...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:31 PM
It took only minutes for the congratulations to start rolling in after the University of Florida suspended Treon Harris from the football team Monday.
"Why does UF have to be classy and suspend our breakout star quarterback for investigation of female...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:56 PM
GAINESVILLE — The University of Florida football team's hero from Saturday's victory at Tennessee has been suspended following allegations he sexually assaulted a female student on campus early Sunday morning.
UF announced Monday that freshman...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Maybe Treon Harris is innocent of sexual assault. Maybe he is guilty. It’s not a good idea to rush to judgment in either scenario, but this much is true:
Why does this keep happening? Harris is now the second quarterback at a prominent state...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:11 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Jameis Winston and a former Florida State student who accused him of rape are the subject of a protracted investigations that took another sharp turn Wednesday.
Attorneys representing Winston and the woman traded barbs, accusing each...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Nazareth Area Middle School, which in the past was rapped by the state for poor performance, has been named a National Blue Ribbon School for 2014 by the U.S. Department of Education.
The school is among 337 schools nationwide — 287 public and 50...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:50 PM
When a child misses school, there's an empty desk. But when a teacher is absent, a substitute often takes over, and students can struggle.
Yet teacher attendance "has received relatively little attention," according to a recent study by the Washington,...
| Sep 21, 2014
The purpose of some lawsuits is to get recompense for an injured party. Others seek to make changes to big bureaucratic systems to make their operations more fair.
A lawsuit filed against the Lake County School District by a whistle-blower last week...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
An internal investigation found that the Johns Hopkins University failed to alert students, faculty and staff to what it called "a sexual assault" at a fraternity house in March 2013, the school's president said Wednesday in a letter to campus.
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Lehigh University officials said Friday they have resolved a graduate's civil rights complaint alleging the school mishandled race-related incidents.
The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights had "no finding" of any violation by the...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Jameis Winston’s attorney is accusing a former FSU student’s lawyer of demanding money to stay silent about a rape allegation against the Heisman Trophy winner, according to a letter obtained by the Orlando Sentinel.