Court Deals Blow To Proposed Miami-Dade Charter SchoolA South Florida appeals court has turned down arguments raised by backers of a proposed charter school that was blocked by the Miami-Dade County Commission.
Charter School Says It Will Not Recite The Pledge Of AllegianceAn Atlanta charter school is sparking controversy over its decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance.
Bed Bugs Found In Charter School’s Cafeteria Some parents are unhappy after bed bugs were found in the cafeteria of a Chicago charter school.
Student Stabbed In Front Of Opa-locka Charter SchoolThe morning didn't go quite as planned for a student at an Opa-locka charter high school as he ended up in cuffs in the back of a police cruiser.
House Plan Would Bolster School Choice ProgramsA wide-ranging House bill would increase the amount of money given to students under the state's de facto school-voucher program.
Miami-Dade Schools Face Legal Tab In Charter School CaseAn administrative law judge said Tuesday the Miami-Dade County School Board should pay $233,000 in attorneys' fees in a case filed by employees who said they faced retaliation for trying to open a charter school.
Judge: Charter School Not Required To Bus StudentsPointing to choices made by parents, a state judge has ruled that a Southeast Florida school district cannot require a charter school to provide bus transportation to students.
FDOE: Dade School Board Retaliated Against Employees The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) ruled Miami-Dade County's School Board unlawfully retaliated against school employees involved in a charter school conversion.
Mother Of Alleged Charter School Sex Abuse Victim Takes StandThe mother of a seven-year-old boy who was allegedly sexually abused while a student at the Downtown Miami Charter School told the court Monday her child was overall “happy” until the first incident of alleged abuse took place.
Charter School Principal Defends Campus In $25 Million Student Sex Abuse CaseThe principal of South Florida charter school at the center of a $25 million sex abuse and bullying lawsuit continued testifying in court Friday.
Mom Wants $25 Million For Son's Alleged Sex AbuseOpening statements got underway Thursday in the sexual abuse case of a child whose family has sued his former South Florida charter school where the alleged abuse took place by an older student.
Opening Statements Thursday In Charter School Sex Assault Case Jury selection wrapped up Wednesday afternoon and opening statements are scheduled to begin Thursday in the sexual abuse case of a child whose family has sued his former South Florida charter school where the alleged abuse took place by an older student.
Jury Selection Underway In Charter School Sex Assault CaseJury selection is underway in the sexual abuse case of a child whose family has sued his former South Florida charter school where the alleged abuse took place by an older student.
Report: Some Charter Schools Struggling FinanciallySome charter schools in the state of Florida are struggling to pay their bills, according to a new report by the state auditor general.
Archdiocese To Evict Miami Inner City Charter SchoolA Miami charter school which serves inner cities kids has received notice from the Archdiocese of Miami that it will be shut down this August.