Higher-Ed Package Headed To Senate FloorThe Florida Senate is poised to approve a major higher-education package that would expand the use of Bright Futures scholarships.
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.
Senators Seek Solution On School ConstructionHalf of a two-part effort to bridge differences between charter schools and traditional public schools over construction funding was approved Tuesday by a Senate committee.
'Believe In Yourself': Harvard Grads Return To Liberty City School With Message Students from Miami’s Liberty City neighborhood had high hopes on Thursday as they heard from Harvard graduates, who just like them, once sat in classrooms at Miami Northwestern Senior High.
Record Number Apply To Join "Gator Nation"A lot of soon to be high school grads want to be part of the "Gator Nation."
Trump's Controversial Education Secy. Pick Confirmed In Vote Vice President Mike Pence broke a tie in a controversial vote over President Donald Trump's pick for Education Secretary.
Program Helps Pre-K Students "Connect" At Home Orchard Villa Elementary student Christina Lafleur was all smiles Tuesday morning after receiving her very own laptop to take home.
State Senate Higher Ed Bills Pass First HurdleState colleges have raised concerns after a Senate higher-education package cleared an Education Committee on Monday in a unanimous vote.
DeVos Plans Push For School Choice Amid Opposition From UnionsDonald Trump's pick for education secretary - Betsy DeVos - says a one-size-fits-all model of learning does not work and if confirmed she plans on promoting charter, magnet, religious and other alternatives to public schools.
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Gov. Scott Proposes To Freeze Fees, Extension Of Bright Futures Governor Rick Scott has an ambitious legislative agenda to cap student fees, eliminate sales taxes on textbook purchases and extend the Bright Futures scholarships to summer classes.
Florida University System Wants To Boost Online ClassesThe Florida university system has set an ambitious goal of having the equivalent of 40 percent of its full-time undergraduate students taking online classes by 2025.