TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is asking school superintendents once again to finalize pay raises for teachers. Scott on Monday sent out a lette..
MIAMI (AP) - Florida teens scored lower than their international peers in math and science and about the same in reading on a global test. Results released Tuesda..
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A 14-year-old student flashed a pellet gun inside an Ohio high school, setting off a lockdown and short standoff Monday in a hallway before he was taken into cu..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The swirling lines from Linden Bateman's pen have been conscripted into a national fight to keep cursive writing in American classrooms. Cur..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida appeals court says that data used to prepare teacher evaluations is a public record. The 1st District Court of Appeal on Tuesda..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Law enforcement had to intervene in a violent fight at Port Charlotte High School around noon today. The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office said Yonatan Amaya ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in Americ..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Duval County School Board member has formally requested that the board consider changing the name of Nathan B. Forrest High School - whose namesake was ..
MIAMI (AP) - One of the nation's largest school districts, law enforcement and the NAACP have reached a deal aimed at arresting fewer students for minor offenses and cutting down t..
HARDEE, Fla.- Three children were injured when a pick-up truck hit them as they were getting on the school bus, just before 7:30 a.m. Florida Highway Patrol said 9-year-old Caylin ..
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - A science teacher at Lake Brantley High School is serving a five-day suspension without pay for taping a disruptive student's hands together. &n..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Edison State College Board of Trustees just unanimously adopted the policy to deny admission to sex offenders, sex predators and convicted felons, who crimes ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Public schools would be barred from employing teachers and other workers convicted of sexual offenses against children or other violent crimes under a bill the Ho..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two students were onboard a school bus when it was involved in a crash on State Road 80 at Joel Blvd. this afternoon. According to the Lee County School District,..
MIAMI (AP) - A public hearing held in South Florida drew both praise and heavy criticism for the state's new academic standards. The Common Core State Standards a..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Some retired law enforcement officers are continuing to serve and protect, even after they turned in their badges. They're known as 'GRAMPA COPS' and they have ne..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- An upset mother is demanding answers after she says a miscommunication with her daughter's school put her child in danger.She thought her little girl was in after..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida appeals court is shielding University of West Florida President Judy Bense from having to testify in an employment discrimination lawsuit. &..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida is going to keep in place a controversial safety net provision for the state's school grading system. The State Board of Educatio..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is calling on school districts across the state to approve pay raises for teachers. Scott this year pledged $480 ..