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Gwen Graham, long-time Florida political figure, tapped for assistant secretary in U.S. Department of...

President Joe Biden intends to nominate former North Florida Congresswoman Gwen Graham to serve as an assistant secretary in the U.S. Department of Education. If...

School districts and families are divided: Should masks still be in place in the...

Florida schoolchildren are nearing the end of an entire school year under the impacts of COVID-19, and administrators are planning for the next academic...

The scholarship called Bright Futures, a crucial way to pay for college in FL,...

For Florida families, planning for college begins long before a senior in high school submits his or her first application, and students and parents...

Due to COVID, it’s not likely that FL will meet the threshold for testing...

Families and educators every year prepare their students for key state exams. What they might not know, is that federal education law requires that...

Biden pitches big boosts in education and health spending in budget request

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration released a key portion of its budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year Friday, calling for increasing money for...

Lawmakers approve surveys to measure “intellectual freedom” on campuses. But what does that entail?

Responding to concern that college campuses are suppressing intellectual freedom and conservative voices, the Florida Legislature has passed legislation requiring public colleges and universities...
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Would getting rid of FL school board member salaries be sexist, targeting female elected...

In Orange County Public Schools, the eight-member school board is all female. Likewise, the nine-member school board in Broward County has all women. And in Miami-Dade...
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More than 90,000 COVID cases related to K-12 schools since Sept; some teens now...

With the 2020-21 school year starting to wind down, Florida Department of Health data show more than 90,000 COVID cases related to K-12 schools...

Black lawmakers push scholarships for descendants of 1920 Ocoee riot victims, but will there...

A hundred years ago, dozens of Blacks in Central Florida were killed in a deadly riot for exercising their right to vote — a...
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DeSantis wanted $550 million for teacher starting pay; FL House, Senate went with $500...

Working off the momentum of last year's push to improve starting teacher pay in Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis earlier this year recommended $550 million...

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