NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon.com Inc. on Thursday said that, after less than four years of selling electronic books, it's now selling more of them than printed books. The online ret..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic School held its May Crowning of the Blessed Mother in the school courtyard, Monday, Catholic schools across the nation hav..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The School District of Collier County is releasing information for its summer programs. Elementary school students in the district who are struggling wi..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County School District released this statement Wednesday afternoon regarding the lockdown at East Lee County High School.School District's statement:Toda..
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - A Rutgers University poll finds that the most recent graduates are stuck taking lower-paying jobs that are less likely to offer health insurance. The pol..
TALLHASSEE, Fla - The State Board of Education approved the designation of 13 Florida school districts as 2011-12 Academically High Performing School Districts on Tuesday. These di..
NEW YORK - Sallie Mae is lowering the interest rates it charges on its student loans. But that likely won't attract a surge of new borrowers. Formally known as SL..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- High school students in Florida need to pass the FCAT Reading and Mathematics tests to be eligible for a high school standard diploma. This year, in Collier C..
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Public Library is encouraging bookworms to pass around 25,000 free copies of a new paperback it will distribute in subway stations, on park benches and..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's school districts still are facing $7.7 million in penalties for violating current class size limits although lawmakers loosened them for the futu..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Scores for students retaking the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test show less than a third passing the exam after being given another try. &..
WASHINGTON – Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation’s largest children’s literacy nonprofit, named the Naples High School as the national Program of the Month h..
ESTERO, Fla. - Former Florida Gulf Coast University President William C. "Bill" Merwin has died.FGCU said Merwin, 71, passed away Friday in Jacksonville following a lengthy illness..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Nearly 150 teen girls from 30 middle and high schools in Southwest Florida attended the Girls Going Places Conference on Wednesday at FGCU. Presented by G..
FORT MYERS, Fla - Quality Life Center has a new attitude these days. With a massive beautification project just completed, The Q has updated its look that goes along with the expan..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The risk of substance abuse triples when teens enter high school and kids entering middle school have an increased exposure to situations involving drugs and ..
TALLAHASSEE - The 2011 FCAT Writing results are out and the percentage of students scoring 4 or higher increased in all tested grade levels, with 4th, 8th, and 10th graders experi..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - More than 1,400 people gathered in Collier County to celebrate excellence in the classroom on Tuesday. They met at the Philharmonic Center for th..
WASHINGTON, DC - President Obama today named 85 mathematics and science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Te..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Outgoing Broward County schools Superintendent Jim Notter will be leaving in June with a hefty check. The superintendent has accumula..