TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - State officials suspect possible cheating on nearly 7,000 Florida Comprehensive Assessment Tests. The Department of Education on Friday c..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The three-dimensional rendering is becoming a three-dimensional reality as construction continues for the Student Services Building with an anticipated o..
LEE COUNTY, FL-University students and parents are most likely going to see a hike in tuition this year. It's orientation time again at Florida Gulf Coast University. Among ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - New and returning Bright Futures college students will be required to fill out a federal financial aid form for the first time to receive the merit based scholar..
(AP) - A new national assessment finds that less than a quarter of students are proficient in U.S. history. The 2010 National Assessment of Educational Progress t..
Port Charlotte, Fla., June 14, 2011 — Craig DeYoung, president of Charlotte State Bank, announced Monday that all five bank offices will serve as collection points for the ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - School is out for the summer and kids in Cape Coral may be actually looking forward to getting a ticket from a Police Officer. That’s because the Cape Cor..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla - United States Attorney Robert E. O'Neill Monday announced his office's proactive efforts to curb gun crimes in the Middle District of Florida. For the past..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Outgoing Florida Education Commissioner Eric Smith has approved a "value added" student growth model to help evaluate teachers for a new merit pay plan.&nb..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools is proud to announce the 2010/11 Substitute Teachers of the Year. They are: - Elementary:  ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Peanut butter and jelly. These two food items are staples for children-and during the summer, children in Lee and Collier counties will depend on them for s..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The State Board of Education this week unanimously approved John Winn to serve as Interim Education Commissioner as the Board conducts its search for Florida&..
LEE COUNTY, Fla -Results of the spring 2011 administration of the Stanford Achievement Test (SAT-10) in kindergarten, first and second grades show reading achievement among Lee ..
MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation has awarded 19 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grants in Florida. These schools received grants d..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The State Board of Education reopened the application process for education commissioner Friday after receiving submissions from 19 people including longti..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Several local high schools are listed in new national education rankings out this week.Fort Myers High School in Lee County is in the top 100 schools in The Wash..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Newly appointed Superintendent of Collier County Public Schools Kamela Patton will officially be sworn into office on Wednesday, June 1. Dr. Patton’s si..
LEE & COLLIER COUNTIES, Fla.- The results of the 2011 3rd grade Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) were released Thursday by the Florida Department of Education. Read..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Statewide third-grade reading and math results on Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test this year are unchanged from 2010. The statewide figures show 72 pe..
FORT MYERS, Fla - They won't enter the work force for several years, but the students at Franklin Park Elementary in Fort Myers are already focused on what they want to be.The scho..