FORT MYERS, Fla - The author and event schedules have been released for Southwest Florida's premiere literary event, The Southwest Florida Reading Festival. To view the complete sc..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama had doubts about making a campaign against childhood obesity one of her signature issues. "I wondered to myself whether we could really make ..
NAPLES, Fla – When he’s on the Edison State College Collier Campus teaching English, adjunct professor Roger Forsythe shares his love of the literary greats with his st..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.-- Barbara Esno, a 4th and 5th grade teacher at Lehigh Elementary School, is the 2011 Lee County Public School Teacher of the Year. The announcement was made Frid..
LEE COUNTY- It’s a really big deal around here. The opening day at the Eighteenth Annual Lee County Mock Trial Competition saw students from many area high schools eager to g..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Tickets are now available for the Young Artists Awards Gala at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre on Sunday, March 13. The event, showcasing the area’s best y..
COLLIER COUNTY- The School District of Collier County is pleased to announce that it is one of only four school districts in the state of Florida to be awarded with funds to help p..
The current U.S. education system is failing to prepare millions of young adults for successful careers by providing a one-size-fits-all approach, and it should take a cue from its..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools loves its school volunteers! Many valuable people (students, parents and community members) volunteer their services throughout th..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - For the past three years, Lorenzo Walker Technical High School (LWTHS) has supported Free the Children – a registered charity in the United States and C..
NAPLES, Fla - As part of K is for Kids’ month-long celebration of reading and literacy, residents and visitors are invited to drop off new or gentle used hard cover books at ..
ESTERO, Fla. - Hundreds of students showed for a candlelight vigil to mourn the loss of a junior killed during a car crash near Tampa. Carisa Herald, 20, died in a car accident out..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Governor Rick Scott says Florida needs a merit pay system. Last year state lawmakers forces an unpopular merit pay bill, known as Senate Bill Six, through both c..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The clock is ticking to lock in today’s tuition prices for your future college student. At midnight Monday open enrollment in the Florida Prepaid College p..
FORT MYERS, Fla - Fort Myers Floral Designs is donating $5.00 to PACE Center for Girls of Lee County with every dozen long-stem rose arrangements it sells or delivers for Valentine..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The mother of a Florida teen who authorities say was brutally attacked by another student has filed a lawsuit against the Broward County school board. ..
A bipartisan group of U.S. senators is pledging to work together to revamp the federal No Child Left Behind education law, a day after President Barack Obama called on lawmakers in..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - In continuation of Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!, representatives from state and local law enforcement agencies, the Florida Department of Health (DOH)  ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner and Sen. Joe Lieberman are introducing legislation to revive a school voucher program for District of Columbia students nearly two year..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Clark Maxwell Jr., the first head of Florida's community college system and a former state legislator, has died at his Palm Coast home. He was 76. The Rev...