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By Rachel Crosby on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: January 30, 2013 at 5:36 pm
Gov. Rick Scott plans to pledge over a billion dollars to public schools in the next fiscal year.
By Michal Higdon on January 17th, 2013 | Last updated: January 17, 2013 at 5:15 pm
Among other positive changes in higher education governance, the University of Florida is awarded $3.75 million for high performance.
By Rachel Crosby on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: January 17, 2013 at 2:14 pm
The University of Florida’s online graduate business-degree program ranks No. 1 in the state, according to Tuesday’s U.S. News & World Report.
By Danny Gibble on December 12th, 2012 | Last updated: December 12, 2012 at 6:14 pm
Gov. Rick Scott talked about his plans for making Florida education better and more affordable.
By Kelsey Meany, Marc Whiteman and Stephanie Denardo on December 7th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 3:36 pm
In a report released Thursday, many teachers were evaluated based on a new value-added score method and reviews by the principals of their school. Many educators are in an uproar about the scores because of inconsistencies between districts and because many teachers have yet to be evaluated.
We bring you the sights and sounds from around Alachua County’s precincts ahead of Tuesday night’s results.
By Kelly Price on November 5th, 2012 | Last updated: November 5, 2012 at 3:03 pm
Sweetwater Branch Academy Elementary School faces possible closure from the state due to two consecutive years of F ratings and poor test scores.
By Chip Skambis on October 16th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:31 pm
The Florida Department of Education’s 5-year plan sets student achievement goals that differ between racial groups.
By Eneisy Rodriguez on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:43 pm
UF’s College of Education will receive $25 million over the next five years to help improve the education of special and general education teachers.