Education

Miami-Dade and Broward schools prepare for brick-and-mortar instruction, despite COVID-19

Starting Monday, Florida's largest public school districts — Miami-Dade and Broward — will begin preparing the opening of brick-and-mortar schools, following virtual instruction at...

Despite COVID-19, 2.2 million kids in the Class of 2020 took the SAT exam...

Average scores on the SAT college entrance exam dropped for the graduating Class of 2020, across the country and in Florida, the New York-based...
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Cops on campuses are supposed to keep kids safe, but may do more harm...

In 2018, the Florida Legislature passed the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act with the intention of curbing school violence following the...
Florida Supreme Court

Amid Bar Exam glitches, Florida Supreme Court says no to letting young lawyers practice...

The Florida Supreme Court has rejected a petition to let law school graduates enter practice based on their educational credentials alone in light of...

U.S. Senate Republicans trying to insert private school tuition into the next COVID-19 aid...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Republicans are pushing to underwrite private school tuition as part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic against opposition from...

Cyberattacks give Miami-Dade public schools a rough start to the new academic year

Miami-Dade County Public Schools — the largest school district in Florida — is struggling with cyberattacks on its online learning platform, causing additional stress...

‘We’re fully open’ for the new school year, amid COVID-19, lawsuits and more than...

Most of Florida's 67 school districts opened for in-person instruction Monday heading into an uncertain school year amid the COVID-19 pandemic and against the...

Crucial school reopening lawsuit isn’t headed yet to FL Supreme Court

Following hearings and lower court rulings, a crucial school reopening lawsuit appeared to be headed to the Florida Supreme Court.But that didn't happen.As of...

Florida colleges scramble to explain sweeping new DeVos rules on sexual misconduct

WASHINGTON — Florida colleges welcoming some students to campus this fall — despite the pandemic — face a second major challenge.They also must put...

Judge brings power back to local school districts — again

Circuit Judge Charles Dodson ruled Thursday that local school boards have decision-making power to reopen schools while a court case over the issue is...

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