Three Florida universities are applying to the Board of Governors for funding to expand their dental programs. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Paula Cunniffe reports, schools say they are trying to meet the demand for more dentists around the state.
Schools in North Central Florida saw an overall drop when the Florida Department of Education released its school grades Friday. Roughly two-thirds of the 162 schools graded in North Central Florida received a grade of C or lower. Twenty-three received an A and 32 received a B.