TALLAHASSEE – State Board of Education Chairman T. Willard Fair will be recognized by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) with its 2010 Distinguishe..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - High school graduates in Floridaare increasingly skipping college. That's according to a recent report from the state Dep..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - It's now up to a judge to decidewhether the Florida Legislature or Board of Governors has the finalsay over tuition and other state university governance i..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A contractor faces costs and damagesthat could top $25 million for being more than a month late withstandardized test scores, released Tuesday, that show i..
Naples non-profit Eden Autism Services Florida received a $5,000 donation from Trinity by the Cove Episcopal Church’s Grant Commission earlier this year to purchase umbrellas..
Results for the most important test of the year are out today. The district and school scores for the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test, or FCAT, were released by the Flor..
TALLAHASSEE – Florida’s Commissioner of Education, Dr. Eric J. Smith announced the launch of a new Department of Education website relating to the delays currently bein..
AVE MARIA, Fla. - The Commission on Colleges (COC) of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) announced that Ave Maria University (AMU) has officially been a..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The Edison State College District Board of Trustees unanimously approves the exploration of a collegiate charter high school in Collier County. T..
NAPLES, Fla - The Collier County Public School Board approved a MOU presented by The Jackson Laboratory today outlining future educational programs between the laboratory and publi..
Lee County Public Schools is pleased to announce that Island Coast High School was selected as the Florida 2010 Region IV Parent Involvement Award winner, secondary level. The awa..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Education Week magazine released a study involving the class of 2007 from the nation’s 50-largest school districts to compare and rank school districts in t..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County School Board member Bob Chilmonik resigns to run for Lee County Commission. Chilmonik read this statement to the media on Wednesday, "I have a brief st..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Results from the state's standardizedpublic school exam won't be ready until June 28, a month after theywere due, the Florida Board of Education was told Tuesd..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - FGCU President Wilson Bradshaw announced Tuesday that the university will hire an outside consultant to do a study on what it would cost for a football program a..
FORT MYERS, Fla- Four members of the student government at Florida Gulf Coast University face an impeachment vote today. The President and other council members are accused o..
A bus full of students gets a scare on the day before school lets out for the summer.Monday afternoon a car ended up wedged under a school bus on Buckingham and River Roads in East..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools is very proud to announce that Fort Myers High School has been ranked 71st by Newsweek Magazine in it’s annual rankings of the bes..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - The Cultural Center of Charlotte County together with Charlotte County Public Schools will offer their second Back to School Carnival from 9 a.m. to N..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A national report says Florida's highschool graduation rate jumped by 4.6 percentage points in 2007 butit was still one of the lowest in the country at 62...