Miami Dade School District
The Miami-Dade school district has reached a tentative healthcare deal with its teachers union. The proposal covers an expected $65 million increase in healthcare costs for 2012.
The nation’s fourth largest school district dismisses the fewest teachers for poor performance, according to a group that analyzes teacher quality.
Broward County and Miami-Dade County schools faces the threat of million dollar fines from the state for having its core classes violating size requirements this fall.
A Miami-Dade charter school in the midst of a forensic audit concerning questions about school funding will not be closed by the Miami-Dade School district, for now.
A Miami-Dade charter school in the midst of a forensic audit concerning questions about school funding has now had its funding cut off by the school district.
The Miami-Dade School Board ordered a forensic audit to be conducted on the Arts and Minds Academy charter school in Coconut Grove, where questions have been raised about school funding. A group of angry parents demanded the district to get involved.
At the Arts and Minds Academy charter school in Coconut Grove there is a parental rebellion amid an on-going investigation and staff upheaval.
An investigation into a former Northwestern High principal found that he ordered changes to a student’s grades to protect the student’s eligibility for an athletic scholarship.
Parents, teachers and local officials gathered to rally at Miami Norland Senior High School Monday afternoon.
Collier County School District has a new member on their team and she’s from Miami. Kamela Patton, a 24-year veteran of the Miami Dade Public Schools system, was named the new superintendent of the Collier County School District this week.