School Reopening Fight Moved Out Of Miami-DadeLegal wrangling over an emergency order mandating that schools reopen this month has shifted to Tallahassee, after a Miami-Dade County circuit judge on Thursday sided with a demand by Gov. Ron DeSantis and state education officials and transferred the case to Leon County.
Florida Education Association Files Motion Seeking State From Opening Schools This MonthAttorneys for the Florida Education Association have filed a motion seeking a temporary injunction to keep the state from forcing brick and mortar schools to open this month.
Tax Free Weekend For Back-To-School Supplies Coming UpThe start of the 2020-2021 new school year is just around the corner.
'Rushing Into A Bad Decision Is Far Worse Than Being Cautious': Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto CarvalhoMiami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho reacts to the new CDC guidelines that favor the opening of schools, saying children don’t suffer much from coronavirus, are less likely than adults to spread it and suffer from being out of school.
Florida Delays Fall High School Football As Coronavirus Cases SurgeHigh school football in the state of Florida has been officially delayed due to the state's burgeoning coronavirus crisis.
Miami-Dade Could Start School Year Late As Gov. Ron DeSantis Says 'Have At It' To Districts Who Want To Delay OpeningMiami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho is reiterating his belief that it would not be appropriate for students to return to campus for in class learning right now and it seems Gov. Ron DeSantis agrees.
'It Will Be 100% eLearning,' Broward Superintendent Robert Runcie On Start Of School In August When the school year begins this fall in Broward, students will not be heading back to the classroom.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, Dept. Of Education Sued Over Reopening Of School CampusesA lawsuit has been filed to stop Governor Ron DeSantis and Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran from opening school campuses in the fall while the number of coronavirus cases continues to surge statewide.
Eight Criteria Need To Be Met For Reopening Miami-Dade County Public SchoolsWill South Florida students be allowed to return to class or face full time online learning when school reopens in the Fall? That is the question school leaders are trying to answer while not putting students, faculty, support staff or the community at risk while coronavirus cases continue to surge.
Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho To CBS4: 'Priority Is Safety, Health & Well-Being Of Students & Staff' On Reopening PlansWednesday is the final day for parents of students in Miami-Dade County Public schools to submit a survey in which they are asked to choose which method of learning they prefer for their children when school begins in August.
Members Of The Florida Board of Education Point To Confusion Over Reopening Of SchoolsMore than a week after Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran ordered schools to reopen in August, members of the State Board of Education on Wednesday said his order has sparked confusion, fear, and angst.
Broward School Superintendent Robert Runcie Says Schools Won't Open If Coronavirus Numbers Don't ImproveBroward school leaders met again virtually on Tuesday to discuss possible reopening plans.
'Putting Lives In Danger', Union Says Push To Reopen Florida Schools Is RushedThe head of a union that represents thousands of school employees said Monday that Florida’s push to reopen schools in August is rushed and “putting lives in danger.”
Clock Keeps Ticking To Figure Out How School Year Will Begin In South FloridaThe clock keeps ticking to figure out how the school year will begin in South Florida.
Parents, Teachers Question Plan To Reopen Florida SchoolsAs the number of coronavirus cases in Florida continues to climb, local education officials and parents are grappling with a statewide mandate to reopen schools in August.