LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County Public Schools safety personnel and transportation personnel (including bus drivers and attendants,) along with Cape Coral Fire Rescue wil conduct sch..
MIAMI (AP) - Modesto Maidique, president emeritus of Florida International University, will be joining the Harvard Business School as a visiting professor this fall. Linda Hill, a ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - University of South Florida President Judy Genshaft has been elected chairwoman of the NCAA Division I Board of Directors. The 18-member board, which is made up ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Orientations are taking place this week for students wishing to go to school at home through Lee County's new virtual schools. Lee Virtual Instruction Program is ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - It's almost back-to-school for Lee County students, which translates to another dreaded trip to the doctor for student's annual shots. Lee County Health Departme..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County School District said teachers should not be friends with students on social networking websites - like Facebook or MySpace. The district said it i..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - School starts soon and in order to attend, all students must be current on their immunizations. The requirements have changed so parents need to check and ..
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A Pennsylvania school district has agreed to pay $10,000 to the American Civil Liberties Union and a teacher who was suspended after someone posted a Facebook pho..
MILWAUKEE (AP) - For students entering college this fall, e-mail is too slow, phones have never had cords and the computers they played with as kids are now in museums.The Class of..
Harvard University regained sole possession of the top spot in the new U.S.News & World Report's Best Colleges 2011 rankings.Last year, Harvard and Princeton University tied fo..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida school district is forbidding employees from becoming "friends" with students on online social networking websites. The new guidelines f..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - "A really good guy. He's always like smiling. He was a happy guy." That is how students and staff members at Bishop Verot High School describe Father Joseph Beat..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On Monday, August 23rd, an estimated 80,000 students and 5,000 teachers with the Lee County School District will begin the 2010/11 school year. As a result, our ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A warning for parents as you do your back-to-school shopping: You might think you know exactly what's in your child's backpack, but some of what's in those book ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - When lawmakers voted to bring back the sales tax holiday, they also voted to make the holiday shorter. Due to the economy, they said Florida couldn't afford to l..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Superintendent Dennis Thompson received some bad reviews from school board members during his evaluation on Thursday. Now, they have to decide if they'..
MIAMI (AP) - Retailers are preparing for a busy weekend during Florida's back-to-school sales tax holiday. The tax break runs from 12:01 a.m. Friday to midnight Sunday. It lifts sa..
NAPLES, Fla. - Collier County Superintendent Dennis Thompson received his evaluation from the school board, and it was not good. Board members believed that Thompson has made an ef..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - It's the first week of school and one student's parent says she's scared for his life. She's trying to get his bus stop moved because she says walkin..
MIAMI (AP) - Gov. Charlie Crist is urging shoppers to take advantage of the back-to-school sales tax holiday. The governor spoke in a Macy's department store in Miami on Thursday t..