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What kids (and parents) should know: FL is revamping English and...

Florida education officials rolled out new academic standards Friday for what kids should know in English Language Arts and math, ranging from old-fashioned cursive...

Bright Futures scholarships’ new popularity puts financial pressure on state legislators

More Florida students are taking advantage of the Bright Futures scholarships, which pay full university or college tuition for top-performing students.That's a good thing...

How well did Florida students do on the Class of 2019...

Florida's graduating class of 2019 shows a mixture of results on the ACT college entrance exam -- both good and bad.The good is: Florida’s...

Big changes afoot on the ACT exam used for college admissions

With thousands of students across the nation taking the ACT college entrance exam on Saturday, it’s good to know about significant changes down the...

Something is awry in the education world

Something is awry in the education world - I call it a disconnect. Your child has followed the grade school and high school curricula, taken...

From celebration to criticism: How college rankings really work and can...

From clapping and cheering to publishing praises from politicians, Florida got a lot of publicity this week about some big boosts in the popular...

What students around the nation are thinking about school safety and...

With mental health issues in the forefront in Florida after the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a new nationwide survey is gauging...

Young girls and women are making inroads in science but not...

Earlier this summer, the head of the National Institutes of Health made headlines by saying it’s time to end the tradition in science of...

Virtual Alexa is moving into the college admissions world

For kids navigating the college admissions process, don’t worry about parents, test prep coordinators and guidance counselors: a robot has your back.The virtual computerized...

Is Florida really #1 in higher education? It depends on the...

Gov. Ron DeSantis announced today that U.S. News and World Report has ranked Florida’s higher education system “number one” in the United States for...

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