At South Pointe Elementary School on Miami Beach a steel fence surrounds the playground. There is a security camera over the front door. A sign orders visitors to check in at the office. But the school is very much in the running for a much more extensive and pricey safety upgrade.
Have an opinion or comment on the state’s Common Core academic standards for language arts and math you want to share? Better hurry as the deadline is almost here.
What are parents to do when their kids graduate from college but can’t find a job? CBS4′s Vanessa Borge explains how to overcome the tension long enough to be helpful.
Supporters and opponents of the controversial “Common Core” education standards clashed Tuesday in Tampa during the opening stop in a three-day round of public hearings across the state.
The question over new school standards in Florida spilled out into full view on Tuesday.
The dangers of texting and driving are serious and the results could be deadly. In hopes of preventing this form of distracted driving, students gathered Thursday morning to take a pledge.
Florida Governor Rick Scott will assemble education leaders for a summit next week to give the in-flux school system some direction, the governor’s office announced Thursday.
For some kids, and parents as well, the start of a new school year can cause anxiety.
As Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvahlo welcomed students back to school, Monday, he made sure to connect with parents on another platform.
All good things must come to an end, and for many South Florida students, the cliché is even more relevant as the start of the brand new school year is underway.