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What kids should know about drugs and alcohol: State education officials...

The Department of Education is proposing what appears to be more expansive guidance on drugs and alcohol instruction for middle and high schoolers. A draft...

State “listening tours” for proposed standards in civics and other subjects...

Lare Allen, president of the Osceola County Education Association, went to one of the three "listening tour" stops in Central Florida last week, hoping...

FSU on the lookout for new president; Ed Commissioner, other big...

As Florida State University works to find a successor for President John Thrasher, some names are already floating about as potential candidates. Some have strong...

Dumbing down Florida education

Florida Republicans have once again demonstrated their contempt for education by making former House Speaker Richard Corcoran Commissioner of Education. It’s not merely that...

Even more charter schools in Florida? Fall ballot could be “game...

Some two decades ago, Florida introduced a new type of public school – the “charter” - designed to be free from bureaucracy and run...

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