Miami-Dade Parks Fit2Lead Changing The Lives Of At-Risk TeensThe Fit2Lead program teaches life skills, provides positive experiences in a safe environment and a chance at having a real future.
State Senate Says Let The Kids PlayThe state's Senate has approved a bill that would require school districts to give elementary-school students 20 minutes of recess a day.
School Recess Bill Ready For Full Senate VoteFlorida elementary schools would have to provide at least 20 minutes of unstructured recess time each school day under a bill approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Court: 3rd Graders Who Do Poorly On Reading Tests Can Be Held BackThird graders who do poorly on a state reading test, or ones whose parents "opt out" of them taking the test, can be held back by school districts.
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.
Q& A: Judge Blocks Obama Directive Over Transgender StudentsA federal judge blocked an Obama administration directive on bathroom rights for transgender students in U.S. public schools. Here's a breakdown of what happened, what it means and more.
More Than 900 Students Absent At Schools Named In ThreatsUpwards of 900 students were absent from three schools in Orlando after authorities said a man posted messages on social media, threatening to shoot students and put pipe bombs on campuses.
Spraying In Zika Zone Has Parents Worried As School StartsEneida M. Hartner Elementary is one of the six schools in Wynwood that are within the Zika impact zone, and parents are worried.
Schools In, Near Zika Zone Prep For Incoming StudentsWith the start of the new school year looming, some Miami schools are too close for comfort in the fight against the spread of the Zika virus.
Police Called Over Disruptive Food Fight At Sunrise SchoolA massive food fight at a Sunrise school broke out - leading to some students being led away in handcuffs.
Show Of Support For Student Turns Rowdy At Coral Springs SchoolA show of support for a student turned rowdy and led to a lockdown at a Coral Spring school Friday.
Students Can Attend School In Any County Under New LawA wide-ranging education bill dealing with everything from funding for high-performing universities to school membership in athletic associations was signed into law Thursday by Gov. Rick Scott.