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 Alexandra Parish on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 6:07 pm
A new bill that would allow school employees to carry a gun on campus was passed by a House education panel. The bill would allow school employees who are active or retired military, law enforcement offers and employees with a Florida concealed weapon license to carry a gun on school grounds.
By Shannon Kaestle on March 19th, 2014 | Last updated: March 19, 2014 at 11:19 am
Winning Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Florida –One Central Florida resident is the lucky winner of half of the $400 million lotto jackpot. The ticket was purchased at a Sunoco gas station in Brevard County. This is the Mega […]
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 Hannah Morse on March 12th, 2014 | Last updated: March 12, 2014 at 10:40 am
Poll: Obama approval at record low– President Obama’s approval rate is at an all-time low at 41 percent, according to a poll from the Wall Street Journal and NBC News. Disapproval is at 54 percent, which could hinder those who […]
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By Ana Krsmanovic on March 11th, 2014 | Last updated: March 11, 2014 at 3:15 pm
Bill could make Revenge porn illegal in Florida – A new bill that would penalize the posting of “revenge porn” on social media is being advanced in the state senate. The bill would make spreading nude or explicit images of […]
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.
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.