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By Colleen Wright on November 30th, 2013 | Last updated: December 2, 2013 at 11:58 am
Former Bradford Union Technical Center teacher Juliana Moore believes the school’s mold is to blame for her health issues. Her claims, as well as a document trail, may point to a larger issue than Starke Elementary’s August mold problem.
By Paige Pitisci on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 4:28 pm
Florida’s Board of Governors met earlier Wednesday and unanimously approved Marshall Criser III to be the new university chancellor.
By Jeanna Arroyo on November 14th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 9:01 am
A dropout prevention program has given three Alachua County high schools laptops to introduce students to the digital world.
By Amber Dawson on November 8th, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 3:07 pm
Alachua County Public Schools district hosts a series of public forum to address concerns in the search for a new superintendent.
By Viana Bhagan on October 31st, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 9:29 am
Student participants of the Growing Education Training program in Alachua County help plant and maintain produce at Cymplify Central. Their produce will be served at Cymply Fresh, a new Gainesville restaurant opening in mid-November.
By Adam Gerstenfeld on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 9:40 pm
The college ranking game is changing, with university reviewers switching their focus toward the cost pay-off for the average student. New criteria is being considered for college ranking scores.
By Ashley Azpiazu on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 10:53 am
A new Florida Senate bill would require all Florida high schools to provide a college and career readiness class. If passed, students will be required to take an career interest exam to better plan their high school curriculum.
By Amber Dawson on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 30, 2013 at 2:05 pm
Alachua County School Board members held the first of three forums to gather community input on what qualities are most important in the next superintendent of Alachua County Public Schools.
By Taryn Bray on October 29th, 2013 | Last updated: October 30, 2013 at 2:18 pm
Marion County School District can no longer fill empty full-time positions with substitute teachers after a ruling on Monday.