LEE COUNTY, Fla.- There will be no state investigation into members of the Lee County School Board. That is the decision of from Tallahassee. The Florida Department of Educati..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- WINK News has learned that eight Edison State College employees will not have their contracts renewed. One of those employees worked for the college f..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Florida's Inspector General will not investigate Lee County School Board member Jeanne Dozier. Another board member, Tom Scott, requested the investigation in Mar..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Edison State College employee Fredrick Morgan II was escorted off campus Wednesday, and told not to return to a institution he's spent the last 29 years serving, ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida lawmakers are pushing ahead with a proposal that could lead to cutbacks to the state's highly-successful online school. Supporter..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is using a novel way to get universities to freeze fees charged to students. The governor refused to go along wit..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Senate's budget panel has cleared a bill making minor changes to Florida's teacher evaluation system but tacked on a provision from the contentious "pa..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County School Board voted 3-2 to approve about half a million dollars for travel and training for a program called Professional Learning Communities. The ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Because of federal budget cuts known as sequestration, about 100 Lee County School district employees may be out of work next year. Superintendent Dr Joseph Burke..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Teachers unions have sued the state and three local school boards over performance evaluations that grade Florida's teachers on subjects and students they ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A new report shows the prevalence of guns, drugs and gangs in Lee County schools. Lee County has some of the highest drug use among students in Florida school dis..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida House is approving a bill that would allow U.S. born children of people who enter or remain in the country without legal permission to pay in-s..
COLLIER CO, Fla.- Collier County's school superintendent is on a mission to spread the importance of going digital in the classroom. Dr. Kamela Patton was in the nation..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Tough new anti-hazing rules at Florida A&M University are coming under fire. A handful of students, as well as the father of a FAMU s..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The days of teachers telling students to put their cell phones away in class may be coming to an end in Collier County. School Superintendent Dr. Kamela Patto..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County School Superintendent is defending the district's decision to spend $82,000 on a new conference room. Dr. Kamela Patton said the district w..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's public schools may get a chance to start school in early August. The Legislature is considering a bill that would allow school ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The majority of students in grades 3 through 10 statewide will begin taking a portion of the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test this Monday. Unlike past years,..
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - When a gunman killed 26 children and staff at a Connecticut grade school, proposals to let teachers carry hidden guns into the classroom soon proliferate..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Hundreds of business and community leaders saluted excellence in education on Friday night. They gathered at Harborside Event Center in Fort Myers to salute..