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What is the Legislature doing about the dangers of lead in...

Five years ago, the lead-contaminated water crisis in Flint, Michigan launched a wake-up call for communities around the country, particularly at schools where children...

What should schoolchildren know about human trafficking?

Florida has been in the spotlight over human trafficking, in part because of the recent trafficking and prostitution scandal that led to charges against...

When it comes to school safety, the question is: Where are...

In the old days, a guidance counselor would work mostly in high schools, helping students set up their class schedules and decide what they’ll...

State praises performance of FL charter schools vs. traditional schools —...

FL’s charter schools for the most part perform better than traditional public schools when it comes to test scores on state exams, according to...

Fledgling voucher program for bullied kids is off to a slow...

Jessica Gonzalez, a mom from Clermont in Lake County, stood before the House Education Committee last month to share an agonizing story about girls...

Should teachers stay in the classroom if they can’t pass the...

Hundreds of would-be and new teachers have been failing state exams in fundamental subjects and skills, raising concerns about how to maintain a quality...

The ups and downs of Advanced Placement: Roughly half the Florida...

In a swath of North Florida school districts, only a handful of high school students, at best, take top-level classes that can be a...

FL Supreme Court orders statewide grand jury over school safety failures

The Florida Supreme Court has ordered a yearlong statewide grand jury to investigate crimes related to school safety issues following the tragedy at Marjory...

Not all students go to college: Gov. DeSantis wants kids to...

During the campaign season, then-candidates Ron DeSantis and Andrew Gillum found common ground: Expanding career and technical education programs that can prepare kids for...

DeSantis plan: FL families could be well over poverty threshold and...

Gov. Ron DeSantis’s proposed school voucher expansion across Florida is not targeted specifically for poor families – which have historically been beneficiaries of the...

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