FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you've got a long list of back to school clothes and supplies to buy, you may want to wait just a few days longer.Florida's back to school sales tax holiday i..
NAPLES, Fla. - First National Bank of the Gulf Coast is holding a “Back to School” supply drive now through September 3rd at each of their three banking locations. ..
NAPLES, Fla. – Leadership is alive and well at Edison State College Collier Campus. The Florida Community College Activities Association (FCCAA) recently named 20 students fr..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - The Collier County School District in southwest Florida is planning to join a lawsuit challenging penalties for not meeting the state's class size requirements...
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - North Nicholas High School lost its principal due to trying to start his own charter school and allowing his students to cheat on exams. He was fired for "..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - "Today, I received the completed reports from the two independent testing experts tasked with performing audits of this year's FCAT results. Although my staff an..
WASHINGTON, DC - Fraud and questionable marketing practices are just some of the latest findings announced Wednesday after a national wide government investigation into for-..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A new high school in Lee County is going to give students a head start on their college career. Edison Collegiate High School offers the chance for students to..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. – The Martin Foundation has awarded $40,000 to Immokalee Community School, enough to expand the school’s summer and after-school programs to accommodate..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County Public Schools is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a federal Teaching American History grant for nearly $1 million, which will support the..
TAMPA, Fla. - Although 84 percent of teen drivers know distracted driving is dangerous, almost nine in 10 teenage drivers say they have done it anyway, accordi..
ATLANTA (AP) - The University of Georgia won a national title this year - top party school.The Princeton Review announced Monday that Georgia is the No. 1 party school on its now i..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The Lee County School District has earned a $732,000 technology grant. The grant will be used to buy handheld scientific and math technology tools such as graphin..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - State education officials say that a preliminary review of Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test results indicates that they are within historical ranges a..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the country's long-term economic success will be tied to the success of the nation's schools.Speaking at the centennial convention of ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida became the latest state to adopt a set of national benchmarks for student learning in math and English on Tuesday with the approval of the Common C..
ATLANTA (AP) - Eighteen states and the District of Columbia were named finalists Tuesday in the second round of the federal "Race to the Top" school reform grant competition, givin..
Southwest Florida - A group of local churches are doing what they can to make sure needy children are ready for school.SWFL Project Backpack is a combined effort of local churches ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Education Association, the statewide union, has filed a lawsuit challenging the legality of a proposed amendment on school class sizes. T..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron turned over keys this morning to a 2001 used cruiser to Edison State College President Dr. Patricia Land and Cam..