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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...

Should seniors get more property tax breaks if it means public...

Lawmakers in Tallahassee are proposing property tax breaks for certain seniors -- an idea that would help elderly homeowners keep tax bills affordable but...

In the billion-dollar education industry, lobbyists abound: “Everybody is trying to...

Some 40 years ago in Miami, Thomas Cerra was a classroom teacher who became a lobbyist, working the halls of the state Capitol and...

Educators, teacher unions launch national initiative to fund traditional public schools

Educators and teacher unions across the country are joining a national initiative to bolster traditional public schools that need funds for smaller classes, higher...

Is a national voucher program coming soon? U.S. Education Secretary Betsy...

In a plan similar to the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program -- which critics call vouchers -- U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is...

What about traditional public schools? State teacher’s union fights back over...

With the governor and Republican-led Legislature pushing to expand state voucher programs for kids to attend private schools, the Florida Education Association is fighting...

An even playing field? Kids getting vouchers for private school can...

Thousands of public school students in Florida will take state exams this spring in reading, writing, math, science and social studies, and the state...

An unprecedented expansion of school vouchers across Florida? Lawsuits are likely...

Setting up the potential to reverse a 13-year-old court ruling that blocked the expansion of school vouchers, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday outlined a...

“Bad Actor List” proposed for fly-by-night FL charter schools

Gov. Ron DeSantis has been in the spotlight over proposed education reforms such as revamping teacher bonuses and eliminating Florida’s Common Core academic standards,...

Getting rid of Common Core: Huge undertaking to help kids or...

This is one of those grade-school math problems about fractions:Isabel lives 3/4 mile from school.  Janet lives 2/3 mile from school. How much farther,...

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