By Rebecca Rubin on February 16th, 2015 | Last updated: February 16, 2015 at 2:28 pm
Excessive standardized tests have driven parents and school board members across the state to speak out. Opposition groups are pressuring legislators to change the testing policies.
By Hannah Runge on February 4th, 2015 | Last updated: February 4, 2015 at 6:11 pm
Gainesville High School teacher Louise Yariv began her ESOL Closet project with the needs of her English for Speakers of Other Languages students in mind. The project started small but has grown to help provide students and their families with furniture, clothing and other necessities.
By Cassidy Whitson on February 3rd, 2015 | Last updated: February 5, 2015 at 4:17 pm
Law school enrollment of minorities has been on the decline since 1993 nationally. The decline has raised concerns over equality in the educational system.
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By Amanda Di Lella on January 15th, 2015 | Last updated: January 15, 2015 at 1:20 pm
Parents in Marion County may now apply to have their child attend their school of choice. Transfers are not guaranteed and depend on whether there is space within the desired school.
By Denise Robinson on January 12th, 2015 | Last updated: January 12, 2015 at 1:40 pm
Nonprofit Health Care Company Unveils Joint Venture – A joint venture between Tampa General Hospital and Florida Hospital aims to provide health services outside of the hospital. This includes an outpatient medical center, a home care agency and a hospice. […]
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By Kali Kavouklis on October 31st, 2014 | Last updated: October 31, 2014 at 3:25 pm
University of Florida engineering students hosted a day of science activities on campus for fourth- and fifth-grade students from Idylwild Elementary School on October 30.
Tagged Education, elementary school, engineering, Idylwild Elementary School, Math, Outreach, science, STEM, Students, Technology, UF, Universitry of Florida
By Maria Llorens on April 28th, 2014 | Last updated: April 28, 2014 at 3:55 pm
Students would have to bus an extra 14 miles should Westside Elementary close.
By Taylor Frazier on April 24th, 2014 | Last updated: April 29, 2014 at 10:28 am
Clay County School District recently implemented iPad technology into its curriculum as part of a district-wide initiative to improve attendance and behavior.
Tagged App, Attendance, Clay County, Clay County School Distrit, Clay Hill, Clay Hill Elementary School, Education, FCAT, Florida, ipad, Jacksonville, Math, reading, Technology, testing, Title I
By Jaclyn De Bonis on April 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: April 22, 2014 at 3:15 pm
Eastside High School ranked No. 27 among top challenging high schools in the nation.