| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Union School students are off to a great start for the 2014-2015 school year. On August 25th, students assembled by class on the sunny front lawn of the school for songs, the Pledge of Allegiance, and words of welcome from new principal Caitlin Eckler....
| Sep 3, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Volusia County school district and two other Florida school systems violate federal anti-discrimination laws by running single-gender classrooms, the ACLU charged in complaints announced today.
The American Civil Liberties union filed complaints...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:32 AM
As promised, Gov. Rick Scott today demanded that U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan "reverse course" and allow Florida to include students learning English in its school grading system under its own, long-standing rules.
Scott's letter requested...