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Florida Still Investigating Cyberattack On School Testing

The cyberattack on school testing systems from nearly six months ago is still fresh on the minds of Florida officials as students are streaming back into school this month.

08/25/2015

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No Public Explanation On Florida Testing Cyberattack

Florida’s top law enforcement agency is still investigating a cyberattack on the state’s testing system with no public explanation as of yet.

08/25/2015

ANKENY, IA - AUGUST 13: Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush speaks at Dennis Albaugh's Classic Car Barn during the Polk County GOP Annual Summer Sizzle event August 13, 2015 in Ankeny, Iowa. Bush is scheduled to attend the Iowa State Fair tomorrow. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

GOP Presidential Hopefuls Gather For Education Summit

A small plan went down Wednesday morning in South Florida.

08/19/2015

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Florida Schools Chief To Lead New York Education Dept.

A Florida school superintendent will lead New York’s education department.

05/26/2015

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Miami-Dade & Broward Suspend New Assessment Test

This week the state is rolling out its new, much debated, Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) tests.

03/02/2015

ATIONAL HARBOR, MD - FEBRUARY 27: Former Florida governor Jeb Bush (R) waves to the crowd as Sean Hannity (L) of Fox News looks on during an interview at the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 27, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. Conservative activists attended the annual political conference to discuss their agenda. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images

Bush: Borders Less Secure If Congress Cuts Off DHS Dollars

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush spoke against cutting off the Department of Homeland Security’s budget saying it would make U.S. borders less secure.

02/27/2015

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Bush Defends His Conservative Credentials Ahead Of CPAC

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush defended his conservative credentials like tax cuts and smaller government ahead of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

02/27/2015

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Bush May Not Be Presidential Candidate, But Talks Like One

Supposedly, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was in Tallahassee this week for a summit on education. But between the fundraiser he held in town, another fundraiser later in the week in New York City and the release of the first chapter of a book chronicling his time as governor through emails he sent and received, it looked a lot like the soft launch of a presidential campaign.

02/13/2015

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Superintendent Carvalho Weighs In On State Standardized Testing

Miami-Dade’s Schools Superintendent has weighed in on the debate of state standardized testing. In an op-ed piece in CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald, Alberto Carvalho urged common sense when it comes to testing.

09/03/2014

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Lee Co. Decides Not To Opt Out Of Standardized Testing

Florida’s Lee County school board has done an about face when it comes to state standardized testing. Last week, the county voted not to administer tests tied to the Common Core academic standards or any end-of-course exams.

09/02/2014

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