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Florida’s First Lady Ann Scott kicked off this year’s Celebrate Literacy week at a lucky South Florida high school. (Source: Florida Dept. of Education)

First Lady Ann Scott Kicks Off “Celebrate Literacy, Florida!” In Miami

Florida’s First Lady Ann Scott kicked off this year’s Celebrate Literacy week at a lucky South Florida high school.

CBS Miami–01/13/2014

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Kitchen Basics: Know Your Oven From The Joy Kitchen

Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.

12/19/2013

School Generic

Florida Teens Falling Further Behind International Peers In Education

Florida school children are not keeping up with their national and international peers in math and science.

CBS Miami–12/03/2013

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Vegan Baking Recipes From The Skinny Bitch

Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.

09/25/2013

Photo Credit Simon and Schuster

Top Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/16/2013

Book Collection

Best Specialty Bookstores In South Florida

Whether you’re an intellectual antiquarian or a comic geek, Miami has a bookstore that is perfect for you.

04/29/2013

Manny Diaz, author of Miami Transformed (Source: CBS4)

Former Miami Mayor Writes Book About Reinventing City

It’s not often that former Miami mayors write books anyone would want to publish, much less read.

CBS4–11/15/2012

FCAT

Lowered Standards Don’t Hide Poor FCAT Scores

Results from the FCAT reading and writing parts of the test paint a very bad picture for students moving through the Florida school system.

CBS4–05/18/2012

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Something Extra: Books And Books

Do you read books? A new Pew Research Center poll says a lot fewer of you do than ever before.

CBS4–04/06/2012

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Study: Good Handwriting Skills Linked To Good Grades

With the added use of computers, iPads and even spell check one may think that handwriting is a thing of the past, but new research points out a correlation between good handwriting and good grades.

CBS4–01/18/2012

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