Broward School Board

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue and hazmat crews have quarantined a floor at the Broward School Board building after someone opened mail containing white powder.
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Broward School Board Building Gets All Clear After White Powder Found

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue says a floor at the Broward School Board building is under quarantine after someone opened mail containing white powder.


Stephanie Kraft (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Former School Board Member Sentenced To 5 Years’ Probation

A former Broward School Board member convicted of official misconduct was sentenced Friday to five years’ probation.


Stephanie Kraft (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Stephanie Kraft Denied Release Before Sentencing

A former Broward School Board member convicted of official misconduct has been denied bond. Stephanie Kraft went before a judge Tuesday requesting that she be released until her sentencing next week.


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Broward To Seek Voter Approval For $800M School Bond Issue

The nation’s sixth-largest school district, Broward County, wants to drastically improve its schools and took the first step toward achieving that goal Tuesday night.

CBS Miami–05/07/2014

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Mystery Illness Afflicting Broward Elementary School

A mystery illness that seems to be making its way around a Broward County school has prompted the school board to alert parents to the possible problem.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013


Broward School Board To Vote On Property Tax Hike

After the last legislative session, Gov. Rick Scott touted the fact that legislators had boosted education funding by more than a billion dollars statewide.


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School Bells To Ring A Little Later Next Year At Some Broward Schools

Students of nearly two dozen Broward public schools will have new start and dismissal times when they head back to class this fall.


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Suit Filed Against Broward School Board In Teen Sex Abuse Case

A Broward high school senior who says he had sex with a teacher at Lauderhill Middle School starting at the age of 13 is speaking out as a prominent attorney and his mother have filed a lawsuit against the Broward School Board.

CBS Miami–05/16/2013

Rosana Lucas (Source: CBS4)

Bus Driver Admits To Lying About Talking To Soldier Son

A Broward School bus driver, who originally said she was talking to her son in Iraq when she was caught using her cell phone on duty, admitted Tuesday the story was a lie and has accepted her suspension, according to CBS4’s Joan Murray.

CBS Miami–04/09/2013

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Broward School Bus Driver Fighting Suspension Over Phone Call From Marine Son

A South Florida woman waited 7 months to hear from her son serving in the Marines in Iraq. But when she took that phone call her employer — the Broward County School District — said she broke the rules.