Education

When college turns into a different existence: ‘It just doesn’t make sense to me’

Florida’s public colleges and universities have prepared fall reopening plans that include health and safety guidelines, but some students still feel uneasy, let down...

As pandemic continues, FL’s Education Commissioner will send his kids to brick-and-mortar schools

Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran revealed Wednesday that his six children will be going back to school in the upcoming academic year, opting for...
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Amid a public health crisis called COVID-19, our schoolchildren will be left behind

In the days of “No Child Left Behind,” part of the George W. Bush-era effort to improve America’s public schools, particularly for low-income and...

FL educator: “I don’t want to die going back to the classroom”

In a typical school year, Orlando high school teacher Keegan Schlake says he sees about "150 students cycle through my classroom door every day...

Faculty union says keep kids off college campuses during pandemic: “This is not the...

Higher education union leaders are calling on Gov. Ron DeSantis and other state officials to direct all Florida universities and colleges to use remote...

Faculty union pushes to revoke reopening campuses and stick solely to remote learning in...

With a sharp rise in COVID-19 infections in Florida, faculty union leaders are calling for all state universities and colleges to revoke plans to...

Kids will have a long summer: Districts across FL are delaying school start dates...

In a televised appeal to families concerned about COVID-19, Gov. Ron DeSantis said this week that if districts want to delay the new school...

Gov. DeSantis tries to rally Floridians behind his plans to reopen brick-and-mortar schools

Gov. Ron DeSantis appealed directly to Floridians Wednesday not to give in to fear and apprehension as his administration prepares to reopen public schools...
School

FEA’s lawsuit requests significant returns involving big money; calls Miami “ground zero” for COVID-19

The Florida Education Association's lawsuit this week relates to a controversial emergency order for reopening schools but also requires significant state action that would...
high school classroom, school, education

Statewide teacher union files lawsuit against FL Gov and officials to protect safety of...

The Florida Education Association, with the support of national teacher  unions, filed a lawsuit Monday after weeks of backlash and concern about an emergency...

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