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Category Archives: Education
By Claudia Marina on April 1st, 2014 | Last updated: April 1, 2014 at 6:25 pm
The Jacksonville Teacher Residency Program is looking to recruit recent math and science college graduates.
By Claudia Marina on March 27th, 2014 | Last updated: March 27, 2014 at 7:34 pm
In a study by the Florida Department of Education, low-performing schools were found to have a higher number of out-of-field teachers.
By Amber Swal on March 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: March 24, 2014 at 8:39 am
The state of Florida has accepted a new bid to design and oversee the newest standardized test, which will replace the FCAT beginning next year.
By Rachel Kurland on March 13th, 2014 | Last updated: March 13, 2014 at 10:52 pm
Florida Bill would require a financial literacy course to be added to high school curriculums.
By Ana Krsmanovic on February 26th, 2014 | Last updated: April 20, 2014 at 7:00 pm
The Florida Department of Education’s scoring system for teachers is available for public scrutiny after a legal battle with a Jacksonville newspaper.
By Ana Krsmanovic on February 20th, 2014 | Last updated: February 26, 2014 at 1:52 pm
Improvements taking root at the Sidney Lanier Center with the help of Project Makeover.
By Taylor Gaines on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 12:11 pm
As an Ocala school’s magnet program prepares to compete in the annual FIRST Robotics Regional Competition, the program continues to teach its students valuable life skills by involving them in the community.
By Shannon Kaestle on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 14, 2014 at 5:01 pm
Lafayette County education staff receive pay increases 7 months late.
By Wade Millward on February 7th, 2014 | Last updated: February 11, 2014 at 7:14 am
A Putnam County High School teacher was suspended for fighting a district employee over an alleged affair. Following his suspension, the teacher’s students showed up to a school board meeting to show their support.
By Kathryn Varn on February 4th, 2014 | Last updated: February 6, 2014 at 12:46 pm
The property tax revenue would help fund educational salaries and arts programs.