A mystery illness that seems to be making its way around a Broward County school has prompted the school board to alert parents to the possible problem.
A new proposal, made by Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, if approved by the School Board, will have homeowners paying a lower rate of taxes to the Miami-Dade school district than last year.
The formula used to grade schools is changing once again. On Tuesday, the state’s Board of Education voted 4-3 to approve the formula change pushed by Education Commissioner Tony Bennett.
Miami-Dade school board member Raquel Regalado discusses the $1.2 billion school bond
The Miami-Dade School Board finalized its $2.7 billion budget and tax rate for 2012-13 without cutting teachers or elective classes.
In front of students, teachers and administrators, Superintendent Alberto Carvalho delivered his opening-of-school address for the 2012-2013 school year.
Full-time teachers will keep their jobs, more classes will live only on the internet, and administration will be streamlined under a $2.7 billion budget proposed my Miami-Dade’s school chief.
Conflict gave way to compromise at a Miami-Dade school board meeting Wednesday. The board discussed a controversial plan to expand ultra-selective MAST academy to Key Biscayne students. The proposal passed, but with significant changes from the last time the board discussed the issue last month.
Zephyrhills High School science teacher faces dismissal after she reportedly used a dog collar to tame unruly students in her classroom.
The Miami-Dade County School Board has voted to keep Perla Tabares Hantman as chairwoman for the 2011-12 school year. It will be her fifth term as Chair.