MIAMI (AP) - Enrollment in the Miami-Dade school system is up - thanks to an increase in the number of students attending charter schools. The Miami Herald (hrld...
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- One Cape Coral High School classroom is paving the way for a new type of learning. Mentally and physically challenged students are now using Nooks as part of thei..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A University of Florida history professor was found dead in his apartment days after he was last seen by colleagues. The Gainesville Sun ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier and Hendry counties have been granted funding to hire additional law enforcement, including school resource officers. Acting U.S. Attorney A. Lee Bent..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A school bus driver was charged with careless driving after a crash on Queen Elizabeth Way at 6:30 a.m. Fourteen students from Heights Elementary School were onbo..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration told colleges and universities Friday they can continue to use admissions to increase diversity among their students, even in the wake of..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Scores on the SAT college entrance exam were largely stagnant for a third year, although African-American students made slight gains, the College Board said Thurs..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Board of Trustees voted unanimously to change the name of Edison State College to Florida SouthWestern State College, or FSW. They also voted unanimously to n..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Fla. Gov. Rick Scott is naming a former public school teacher to the State Board of Education. Scott on Monday appointed Rebecca Fishman ..
ESTERO, Fla. -An Estero High School Senior will have some extra help paying for college after a big surprise from some famous faces. Former Miami Dolphin Nat Moore, along with che..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Florida's new education commissioner is Pam Stewart. The Florida State Board of Education voted Tuesday to hire Stewart as the perman..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A University of South Florida marine scientist has been recognized as one of the nation's brightest young researchers. The Tampa Tribu..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-The Florida Department of Education Office of the Inspector General issued its findings this week from an investigation into former Lee County Schools Superintende..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A program at a Polk County college launched this spring to provide on-campus feral cats with shelter, vet care and food has been suspended indefinitely becaus..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - For the first time ever, Florida's universities are getting money based on how well their students do after graduating. The Florida Board..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- River Hall Elementary School hopes to get more students reading at home, as it gets ready to open the district's first family reading resource center. Teachers mo..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- After almost a decade as Edison State College, the school could have a completely new name within three weeks. President Jeff Allbritten confirmed he will bring a..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - A three-day schools summit put together by Gov. Rick Scott is ending, although it's not yet clear what it means for students and teachers across the state.&..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Florida may be keeping a safety net provision that kept more than 150 schools from getting an F grade this year. Interim Education Commissioner Pam Stewart ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral school is addressing concerns over congestion. WINK News has told you before about the Pelican Elementary School student drop-off and pick-up proble..