Education

FL’s Education Commissioner encourages “everyone” never to read The Washington Post and The New...

At a public board meeting, Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran said he would encourage everyone "never to read" The Washington Post or The New...

FL’s rural school districts get money to expand student mental health services during COVID-19

The new academic school year continues to be a stressful time for students, with kids trying to adjust to a social distance learning environment...

Women are simply up against systematic and intentional sex discrimination in collegiate sports

This is the second of a two-part series about equality in college athletics, sexual abuse in sports, campus sexual assaults, and the efforts of...

Sex abuse in college sports: The best way to help victims of serious trauma...

This is the first of a two-part series about equality in college athletics, sexual abuse in sports, campus sexual assaults and the efforts of...

With more police presence on school campuses, FL students need to know their rights

A pupil is approached by a police officer at school, and the officer asks to search the student's bag. Can the student refuse to...

Top FL university officials won’t regulate fan attendance systemwide

The Florida Board of Governors that oversees the state's public universities isn't getting involved statewide in regulating safety measures for college football fans during...

Faculty union leaders express safety concerns over allowing fans to attend college football games...

College football is underway and more conferences are allowing fall seasons with shorter schedules, despite COVID-19. But faculty union leaders in Florida are questioning...

Journaling to ease anxiety: Students young and old need mental health support during COVID...

In the first week of the new school year, first-grade teacher Chloe Bonnell was working with her students on a self-care journal to go...
University of Florida

Only two universities in Florida are listed in the cream-of-the-crop national universities rankings

The public University of Florida and private University of Miami are the only universities in the state that made it into a cream-of-the-crop list...

Transgender students from Florida, Virginia score victories in landmark lawsuits

WASHINGTON — Transgender teen Andrew Adams used the boys bathroom, which aligned with his gender identity, when he enrolled as a freshman in 2015...

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