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FL Education Commissioner’s wife connected to private Christian college chosen for state civics education...

Hillsdale College, one of the nonprofits state lawmakers chose to advise Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran on civics education, was somewhat of a mystery...
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Business boosters say there’s a 34 % chance of recession in Florida’s future

The chances of a recession in Florida have increased to more than 34 percent, notwithstanding declines in the state’s unemployment rate and other positive...

The Legislature inserted groups tied to right-wing donors into Florida’s new law on civics...

A little-noticed bill on civics education made its way to passage in the Legislature this spring, as lawmakers were scurrying to finish key legislation...
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New poll reveals the politics and policies of education, with some surprises

In a broad look at some of the thorny issues in public education, a new nationwide poll from Harvard reveals the political chasms over...

News for fans: Alcohol will be allowed at FSU’s home football games

While the University of Florida has been mulling over whether fans can drink alcohol at college football games, Florida State University jumped on the...
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Florida reveals how much each public school spends per student — and there are...

In the Little Haiti neighborhood, Miami Edison Senior High School spends $12,348 per pupil on its mostly low-income black students.Three miles away, Miami Jackson...

Florida’s teacher shortage can be remedied by better pay

Back to school is my absolute favorite time of year. I spent a decade as a high school music teacher and band director, and...

High-tech counseling comes to storm-struck schools – ‘Think of FaceTime with a mental health...

Florida First Lady Casey DeSantis announced that 63 “telemental” health portals will be available to offer counseling to storm-traumatized students in the six Panhandle...

Will UF allow alcohol at college football games and other sporting events?

Should alcohol be allowed at more college football games?Students 21 and older, parents and other fans are awaiting a decision at the University of...

Lawmaker advances a state apology for the Johns Committee that targeted civil rights leaders...

In an effort to acknowledge and move past one of the darkest phases of Florida’s 20th Century history, a state senator has filed a...

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