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Top Spots For Music Classes In Miami

Learning to play an instrument can enliven your musical experience. It’s never too late to learn. This list will show you some of Miami’s best places to take music lessons.

CBS4–07/15/2014

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Broward School In Need Of Makeover Wants Voter Approval For $800M School Bond Issue

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.

05/13/2014

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South Florida Middle School Wins Samsung’s National Contest

The world’s next Einstein, Darwin or Newton is said to possibly be in Generation Z, or in this case, could even be living right here in South Florida.

CBS4–03/25/2014

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School Accountability Bill Headed To House Floor

After years of confusion, a measure that would overhaul Florida’s school grading system and get schools ready for new tests is headed to the House floor after receiving overwhelming approval at its final committee stop.

03/24/2014

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Voucher Program Expansion Measure Pulled

It does not look as if State legislators will expand a Florida program that helps low income children attend private schools this year.

03/20/2014

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Lawmakers Consider How To Implement Education Reforms

Education will be at the forefront of the new legislative session this month.

03/01/2014

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Tools For Schools Program Delivers School Supplies

United Way of Broward County and Publix are set to make a major delivery to elementary schools Saturday.

03/01/2014

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Broward School Board Considering Cell Phone Ban For Parents

Many parents pass time in the sometimes forever-long school pick-up line by catching up with friends on the phone, or perhaps even finishing-up business over Bluetooth. But, in an effort to put the brakes on dangerous driving, the Broward school district is proposing a ban on all cell phone use on school property while driving.

01/30/2014

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Scott Calls For Increased Education Spending In Election Year

Governor Rick Scott will ask state legislators for more money for public schools this year, though it’s less than half of what he asked for last year.

CBS Miami–01/27/2014

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Snow & Ice Expected In Florida’s Panhandle

Schools, courts and government offices throughout the western Panhandle plan to close because of the anticipated snow and ice.

01/27/2014

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