FORT MYERS, Fla. - The down economy has an upside for higher education in Southwest Florida. Hodges University is seeing numbers soar - even launching a new $12 million dollar..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Board of Governors panel is seeking applicants for openings at boards of trustees at all 11 of Florida's public universities. The deadline for submitting..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The Education Foundation of Collier County and Naples Daily News are co-hosting a School Board Candidate Forum on Wednesday, October 13, 2010. The deba..
UPDATE: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A teachers union lawyer has come under tough questioning from the Florida Supreme Court in a case challenging a ballot proposal to loosen class siz..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County Public Schools is proud to announce that three employees have been recognized by the Florida Sterling Council. Don Bryant, principal of Fort Mye..
A new poll shows the vast majority of Americans feel it's better for some students to go to community college instead of a four-year school. According to the poll by The Associated..
NAPLES, Fla. - From now through December 1, McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant - located in The Strada at Mercato - wants to satisfy your sweet tooth while helping o..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court won't decide who really owns the initials "SC" when it comes to college sports: the University of Southern California or the University of South..
SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The intersection of Ben Hill Griffin Pkwy. and FGCU Blvd. was closed while repairs are being made to a cut gas line. Motorists were asked to avoid the area..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - On Thursday, October 7, East Naples Middle School (ENM) reading teachers will be sending some 35 of their students off to the Lorenzo Walker Institute of Tec..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County Public Schools announced Tuesday that 2 teachers have been honored with the 2010 Excel Award. This award is presented by The Foundation fo..
NORTH LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Republican Rick Scott is emphasizing merit pay for teachers, expanded choice and more virtual schooling in his education plan. The gubernatorial candi..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Governor Charlie Crist made a pit stop in Southwest Florida this afternoon, visiting one of Lee County's top performing schools. "Hi! You must be the princ..
NEW YORK (AP) - The City University of New York and IBM will open a unique high school that allows students to earn an associate's degree. Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Monday ..
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Now that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has pledged $100 million to help boost Newark, N.J.'s low-performing public school system, it's time for officials to ..
ESTERO, Fla - An FGCU student was killed in a car crash in Central Florida.FGCU's President Wilson Bradshaw issued a memo to students faculty and staff Friday to inform them of the..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The Lee County School Board will officially swear in their new interim superintendent Friday.Dr. Larry Tihen was named to the position after Dr. James Browder was..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court has decided to hear arguments on a proposed state constitutional amendment that would loosen class size limits. The justices Wedn..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - It took hours, but Wednesday night, the Lee County School Board reached a unanimous decision on an Interim Superintendent. Larry Tihen to take Dr. James Browder'..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Spending more money keeping kids in jail than funding their education. That's the message at the Milk Party Rally. Leaders say they are fearful about the fut..