Articles in Category: 'Department of Education'

By: Pam Stewart | Posted: August 15, 2013 3:55 AM
 

By almost every measure from national rankings to our economic climate, Florida’s teachers and parents have many reasons to be proud. But we also know that success is never final. 

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: May 16, 2012 3:55 AM
I feel like the kid in the back of the class with her hand raised, jumping up and down in the chair. Ooh, ooh, I know the answer, teacher! Call on me!
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 23, 2011 3:55 AM

When I was growing up, it was widely believed that colleges and universities were the part of our society with the widest scope for free expression and free speech.

 
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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: January 19, 2011 3:55 AM

The State Board of Education issued $31.3 million in fines for public schools and another $355,000 for charter schools Tuesday for exceeding Florida's class-size limits, but much of that money could get funneled back into the schools that exceeded the caps.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: December 14, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Florida's lowest-performing schools are staying open, and they're not turning around, a new study reports.
 
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By: Josh Hafenbrack News Service of Florida | Posted: August 12, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Gov. Charlie Crist’s pitch was simple: Florida is united this time, from school boards to unions, in its bid for up to $700 million in federal education stimulus funds.
 
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