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Will Amendment 8 get kicked off the ballot? Stay tuned

A court hearing Friday raised more questions than answers over who can control public schools, and whether a Constitutional amendment over the issue should...

New York University waiving tuition for all med school students, New York Times reports....

The New York University School of Medicine announced Thursday in a surprise move that it would cover tuition for all its students regardless of...
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Three questions for the candidates running for governor: Education

Today on the Florida Phoenix, we continue our election series, where we ask three questions of the candidates for Florida governor, who face off...

Stop the lying: Verify academic credentials for all candidates

Many political junkies and non-junkies know by now that Florida state House candidate Melissa Howard went to great lengths – including displaying a fake...

State audit: Ineligible kids get private-school scholarships anyway

Some Florida students who weren’t eligible for private-school scholarships got the money anyway, due to “human errors” and outdated information used to calculate awards,...

Group plans voter registration drive at 43 college campuses

Progressive group NextGen Florida plans to register thousands of students during the next few weeks on 43 college campuses across the state – including...

LeBron or Betsy DeVos: Who would make the better U.S. Education Secretary?

By now, more than 30,000 people have signed an online petition to dump U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and put basketball king LeBron James...

Former U.S. Education Secretary: Harsh words about education but hope from Parkland kids

Arne Duncan used to head Chicago’s Public School System and then went on to Washington D.C. to become the U.S. Secretary of Education during...

Momentum growing for free college tuition in Florida — but will it happen?

Last year, Florida state Rep. Shevrin Jones pushed for a free college tuition program statewide – an ambitious plan to cover tuition for low-income...
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Florida locals taxing themselves to cover shortfalls from state cuts in education and transportation...

For years, Republican lawmakers in Tallahassee have boasted about Florida's charms as a low-tax state, and according to a recent report, Sunshine State residents do...

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