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By Aubrey Stolzenberg on September 4th, 2014 | Last updated: September 3, 2014 at 6:01 pm
The Florida Department of Education has extended the deadline for input on its new standardized exam by a week.
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.
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 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 Bethany Curl on January 27th, 2014 | Last updated: January 30, 2014 at 10:54 am
Students in Florida public schools will take the FCAT this spring despite earlier plans to phase out that test in favor of one that measures the new Common Core curriculum, which some districts have already implemented.
By David Corrado on October 25th, 2013 | Last updated: October 28, 2013 at 8:36 am
As the Halloween season creeps forward, some schools are choosing to include Halloween themes in students’ lesson plans. However, for Putnam and Columbia County, school districts are focusing on keeping the themes in line with lesson plans.
By Faithful Okoye on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 22, 2013 at 3:25 pm
During this year’s FCAT testing, fifth- and sixth-graders as well as ninth-graders will be using computers for testing. The Boston Marathon’s bombing suspect is being questioned by FBI investigators. The answers are mostly in writing due to a gunshot wound [...]