Florida Education Association Says Judges Should Step Aside From Schools CaseThe Florida Education Association and other plaintiffs challenging a state order to reopen schools requested Wednesday that two appellate judges step aside from the case because Gov. Ron DeSantis could consider them for an appointment to the Florida Supreme Court.
Broward Superintendent Reaffirms Decision On Classroom Return Won’t Happen Until County Moves To Phase 2 Of ReopeningBroward County Public Schools started its year completely online nearly two weeks ago, and there were some technical growing pains the first couple of days.
Boys & Girls Club Of Miami-Dade Offers Virtual Schooling OptionThe Boys & Girls Club of Miami-Dade has adapted its after school program to an all-day option for students and is now a schoolhouse for kids.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, Trump Adviser Scott Atlas Tout Schools ReopeningWith students returning to classrooms throughout most of the state, Gov. Ron DeSantis and an adviser to President Donald Trump on Monday tried to bolster support for offering in-person learning during the coronavirus pandemic.
Florida School Reopening Ruling Back On HoldIn a partial win for Gov. Ron DeSantis and Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran, a Tallahassee-based appeals court on Friday put on hold a Leon County circuit judge’s ruling that said a state mandate for schools to reopen this month amid the coronavirus is unconstitutional.
Broward’s Semi-Smooth Start To New School Year Encouraging News For Miami-Dade Who Kicks Off Virtually On MondayAs Miami-Dade public schools get ready to embark on a virtual start to the year, Broward public schools are now a week in.
Florida Judge Rejects Putting Schools Ruling On HoldSiding with teachers unions, a Leon County circuit judge Thursday lifted a stay of his earlier ruling that a state order requiring schools to reopen in August is unconstitutional.
‘I Don’t Feel Completely Ready’: Miami-Dade Educators Worried About Online Start To School YearClasses are supposed to resume in Miami-Dade County Public Schools Monday. But the chairperson of the school board says they are simply not ready, and it turns out she's not the only one who thinks that.
Florida Judge Asked To Lift Stay On School Reopening RulingAfter winning an initial round in the closely watched legal fight, teachers unions have asked a Leon County circuit judge to lift a stay on his ruling that a state mandate to reopen brick-and-mortar schools is unconstitutional.
Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Teases New Possible Classroom Return Date Ahead Of Online LaunchMiami-Dade's delayed school year is supposed to begin Monday, entirely online. The learning curve is immense for everyone trying to make it work.
Broward Superintendent Robert Runcie Says He Wants ‘To Open Schools As Soon As Possible’With Broward’s COVID numbers on a downward trend, Superintendent Robert Runcie was cautiously optimistic at a board workshop Tuesday.