| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:10 PM
MANCHESTER — The board of education heard a presentation Monday focused on the school system's mathematics curriculum and also approved a new contract for para-educators.
Santosha Oliver, who oversees the science, technology, engineering, art...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:28 AM
Palm Beach County schools can tie a green ribbon around their old banyan trees: They are among the most environmentally sustainable schools in the country, according to the U.S. Department of Education.
After being awarded a Green Ribbon Schools District...
| 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...
| Jul 26, 2014
By Curtis Austin
Roger Vazquez knows more about what it takes to succeed than most people. Roger, a graduate of City College in Fort Lauderdale, is an emergency medical technician in Lauderdale Lakes who survived a traumatic accident of his own. In 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.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:12 AM
When you choose to volunteer, you not only make a choice about the kind of community you want to live in, you impact lives on a very real and personal level.
NSU is as committed to academic excellence, innovation, scholarship and research as we are to...
| 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 23, 2014
| 8:19 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Jameis Winston will cooperate with FSU in the school’s Title IX investigation, according to his attorney.
David Cornwell, a lawyer advising the Winston family, posted the following update on his personal Twitter account Tuesday...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Americans with advanced degrees are more likely to be higher earners than those with bachelor's degrees or less education, and less likely to be jobless, according to representatives from student loan giant Sallie Mae.
In December, the unemployment...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Congressional legislators in California and several other states took aim at campus sexual assault Wednesday, introducing two bills that would require universities and colleges to provide more support and training to combat the problem.