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January 25, 2020 09:47 PM

A top administrator for Hillsborough County’s school district has been selected to lead Providence, Rhode Island's troubled public school system.


January 24, 2020 07:16 PM

Gov. Ron DeSantis announced new education standards on Friday, a year after he vowed to eliminate the “vestiges” of the controversial Common Core...


January 21, 2020 10:37 PM

The Hillsborough County School Board has selected Addison Davis to serve as its new Superintendent. Davis, who currently is the Superintendent of Clay...


January 19, 2020 12:11 PM

A House education panel on Thursday unveiled an early budget recommendation that includes $462 million for teacher pay raises after conducting a “budget...


January 18, 2020 01:16 PM

Two Democrats who are critical of Florida’s school guardian program have filed long-shot legislation seeking to redirect money earmarked for training...


January 14, 2020 12:59 PM

Florida is among the states looking to force the issue of athlete pay on the NCAA. California passed a law to do so last year. Three House committees...


January 11, 2020 02:44 PM

Teachers throughout Florida are making their way to Tallahassee to protest on Monday, the eve of the start of the 2020 legislative session. The teachers...


January 10, 2020 03:38 PM

According to the Florida Department of Education, nearly 87% of Florida teenagers earned a high school […]


January 09, 2020 06:05 PM

Palm Beach County has the highest high school graduation rate in South Florida — and it’s the only district in the region that’s outperforming the...


December 23, 2019 10:00 AM

The Temple Terrace Public Library's Erica Richardi serves as the young adult librarian, but she stresses that the library is a place where everyone is...