The grades are out for Florida’s school districts, and in South Florida, the only districts to get an A report card are Broward and Monroe County. Miami-Dade was rated B, among 23 districts to get that score in results released Monday by the Florida Department of Education.
It’s a changing of the guard at the Broward County School Board where members have elected a new Chair and Vice Chair.
A Broward School District employee entrusted with keeping track of valuable equipment is accused of violating that trust.
Ellisa Martinez turned the Broward school system upside down last year when she made some threats against schools. She claimed it was a prank, but school officials treated the threats as real, locking down schools and mounting a massive investigation, Now, Police want Martinez to pay.
Miami-Dade and Broward County schools gave South Florida a 50 percent chance of winning the Broad Prize for Urban Education Tuesday. But, both school districts went home empty-handed.
The School Board of Broward County has narrowed the list of candidates for the superintendent’s job.
A vigil was held Friday night for a Miramar High School football player who collapsed during practice and later died.
On Thursday, Broward Schools Superintendent Jim Notter will retire from the district.
Students at Broward County Public Schools might find the hallways a bit emptier come next school year.
The Broward School District’s long time chief operations officer has been named interim superintendent, despite the fact that he didn’t bother to apply for the job the second time around.