While last year’s grades are long gone from the minds of South Florida students, teachers and school board officials are taking a look at the state’s school grades released Friday.
A ruling against the Miami-Dade County Public School District was the first-ever ruling under Florida statutes, written specifically to prevent school districts from taking “unlawful reprisals” against employees who support charter school conversions.
It’s one of the highest awards in the country given to high school students.
He is known as the pilot credited with the “Miracle on the Hudson” and Saturday, he will address South Florida graduates.
The future could possibly be a little dimmer for some of Florida’s upcoming high school seniors who plan to apply for the Bright Futures scholarship.
A lot of work was done in Tallahassee Thursday. Among the bills passed in the House was the one that would let qualified Florida students pay in-state college tuition rates even if they are in the country illegally.
It does not look as if State legislators will expand a Florida program that helps low income children attend private schools this year.
Broward County schools have updated their guidelines when it comes to students with head lice.
Students will soon have a new test that will replace the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test or FCAT.
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