House Plan Would Bolster School Choice ProgramsA wide-ranging House bill would increase the amount of money given to students under the state's de facto school-voucher program.
Miami-Dade Schools Face Legal Tab In Charter School CaseAn administrative law judge said Tuesday the Miami-Dade County School Board should pay $233,000 in attorneys' fees in a case filed by employees who said they faced retaliation for trying to open a charter school.
Judge: Charter School Not Required To Bus StudentsPointing to choices made by parents, a state judge has ruled that a Southeast Florida school district cannot require a charter school to provide bus transportation to students.
FDOE: Dade School Board Retaliated Against Employees The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) ruled Miami-Dade County's School Board unlawfully retaliated against school employees involved in a charter school conversion.
Mother Of Alleged Charter School Sex Abuse Victim Takes StandThe mother of a seven-year-old boy who was allegedly sexually abused while a student at the Downtown Miami Charter School told the court Monday her child was overall “happy” until the first incident of alleged abuse took place.
Charter School Principal Defends Campus In $25 Million Student Sex Abuse CaseThe principal of South Florida charter school at the center of a $25 million sex abuse and bullying lawsuit continued testifying in court Friday.
Mom Wants $25 Million For Son's Alleged Sex AbuseOpening statements got underway Thursday in the sexual abuse case of a child whose family has sued his former South Florida charter school where the alleged abuse took place by an older student.
Opening Statements Thursday In Charter School Sex Assault Case Jury selection wrapped up Wednesday afternoon and opening statements are scheduled to begin Thursday in the sexual abuse case of a child whose family has sued his former South Florida charter school where the alleged abuse took place by an older student.
Jury Selection Underway In Charter School Sex Assault CaseJury selection is underway in the sexual abuse case of a child whose family has sued his former South Florida charter school where the alleged abuse took place by an older student.
Report: Some Charter Schools Struggling FinanciallySome charter schools in the state of Florida are struggling to pay their bills, according to a new report by the state auditor general.
Archdiocese To Evict Miami Inner City Charter SchoolA Miami charter school which serves inner cities kids has received notice from the Archdiocese of Miami that it will be shut down this August.
Three Broward Charter Schools Shutting Down FridayParents of students at three Broward County charter schools have to find new schools for their children to attend because their current schools are shutting down as of Friday.