LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The primary election in Lee County has shaken up the Lee County School Board. Incumbent candidates Steven Teuber and Elinor Scricca both lost their seats to newc..
ATLANTA (AP) - The U.S. Education Department says nine states and the District of Columbia will receive money in the second round of the $4.35 billion "Race to the Top" school refo..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral leaders decided to spend money on school resource officers after a meeting Monday night. The city will spend nearly 500,000 dollars on the program. Sc..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Willis Holcombe is retiring as chancellor of Florida's state and community college system. Holcombe announced his plans Monday but will remain on the job u..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police hit the streets to enforce school zone speed limits during the first day of school. Officers with the Fort Myers police department were pulling drivers ov..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Tuesday Liberty Counsel will meet the Collier County, Florida, School Board in the Fort Myers federal courthouse. This lawsuit challenges the board's recent ban ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A number of kids weren't allowed back to school Monday because they didn't have the proper immunizations to attend class. The Lee County Health Department was pa..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's back to school for tens of thousands of students across Southwest Florida. The school bell is ringing for the start of the year in Lee, Collier, Hendry, Gla..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the school year beginning, supplies are running low in The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools' Teacher Resource Center. Over the summer, hundreds of p..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - As children around Florida head back to school, the toughest requirements of the state's contested class size amendment will go into effect. The start of t..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Parents and any community member wishing to learn about and comment on the School District of Collier County’s plan to comply with the Class Size Reduc..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The recent results of the 2009/10 Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) Tests highlight the fact that more and more students in Lee County..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County Public Schools announced its policy for free and reduced price meals for children unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National Scho..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Collier County School Superintendent Dennis Thompson has been voted out by the school board. The board decided not to renew or extend the contract of Superin..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - With school starting Monday, school administrators ask parents to remind their children to turn off the cell phones at school. It was also asked that parent..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County school bus drivers prepared for the school year by taking part in a smoke filled bus drill. Nearly 700 bus drivers and transportation..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County firefighters are making it their prerogative to make the community aware that school starts on Monday.Various departments across the county have desig..
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Rasmussen College will host a free Career and Networking Fair for residents of the surrounding communities at the Hyatt Place Fort Myers at the Forum on Au..
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) - California officials are outfitting preschoolers in Contra Costa County with tracking devices they say will save staff time and money.The system was introdu..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - More high school seniors are meeting the testing standard that shows they're prepared for college -- even though overall scores on the latest ACT college en..