TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state has approved the first $25 million in stimulus spending from Florida's $700 million federal Race to the Top grant for 11 school districts. The De..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla – The Florida Department of Education (DOE) Tuesday announced that 11 school districts have been approved to begin receiving local Race to the Top funding. G..
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska judge has thrown out a lawsuit on challenging a state law that allows some illegal immigrants to pay in-state college tuition. The lawsuit was filed o..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A children's advocacy effort modeled after the tea party movement has introduced $300 million in legislative priorities that it believes will bolster Flori..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Florida's community colleges,now known as Florida Colleges, are evolving to meet the state's growing demand for workforce-related degrees. Approximately o..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Because of the local Weather Advisory and anticipated cold temperatures forecast tonight (Monday, December 13, 2010,) Lee County Public Schools has directed all s..
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is signing into law legislation to provide more lunches and dinners to school children and make those meals healthier. Speaking at ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The University of Florida took steps Friday to change the way students pay for their education. UF is moving to block tuition, charging students by the semester..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The Florida Department of Education launched a new web resource today designed with parents in mind. The new “Success Measures” website was cra..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The Golden Apple Teacher Recognition Program’s 2010-11 Teachers of Distinction were announced in surprise classroom visits to their schools. They ..
NAPLES, Fla - In recognition of a generous and significant gift to the institution, Hodges University announced that it has named one of its schools of study as the Nichols ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - For the first time in the Edison State College’s 48-year history, students will have the option to live on campus. Today the Edison State College District B..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Interested in becoming a middle school teacher? The State of Florida predicts it will need to hire more than 3,000 middle school teachers in the next several year..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools is proud to announce that Joy Cooper, a Bonita Springs Middle School teacher is one of 24 U.S. educators travelling to Galapagos throug..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Families looking to lock in the price of tuition for a loved one this holiday season have until the end of January to act. It’s open enrollment in th..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools is recruiting mentors for high school and middle school students who were selected as scholarship recipients in the T..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools received notification from the Florida Department of Education that its full work plan has been approved and the distrtict will receive ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Dates, times, and locations of three parent meetings, to be focused on a yet-to-be-completed School District of Collier County elementary school rezonin..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla - For the first time, North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts will perform its sell-out production of Tchaikovsky’s two-act ballet, The Nutcracker for the..
Michelle Obama is in Miami at Little Havana Elementary School to promote her "Let's Move" campaign. Local chiefs will be joining her in showing how to make an salad bar. The campai..