The Broward School District is asking voters to approve an $800 million bond issue in November for repairs, renovations and technology upgrades at public schools.
A South Florida high school student, charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of a classmate at Piper High School in Sunrise made his first appearance in bond court Friday.
Sunrise Police are investigating a stabbing between two students at a Piper High School on Thursday.
A controversial gun bill gaining traction in the Florida legislature isn’t garnering much support in South Florida education circles.
The Broward School District began tackling the thorny issue of allowing service animals in schools, at a workshop on Tuesday afternoon.
In an effort to cut down on the number of students arrested for petty crimes like loitering and disrupting class, Broward County’s school district has reached a deal with law enforcement and the NAACP for an alternative to the zero-tolerance policies prevalent in many schools.
It’s a special half-hour with Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie. Jim goes one-on-one with Supt. Runcie, who just got a 5-year extension to his contract. The two talk about what Runcie has accomplished in his first two years, the ups and downs along the way, and his vision for the nation’s sixth largest school district.
Pleased with his accomplishments over the last two years, the Broward County School Board has extended Superintendent Robert Runcie’s contract.
Ah, the first day back to school. The hustle and bustle of getting kids out the door and to their school before the bell rings for their first class.
After the last legislative session, Gov. Rick Scott touted the fact that legislators had boosted education funding by more than a billion dollars statewide.