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Florida waives rules for students, teachers fleeing Hurricane Maria
Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart on Friday signed two emergency orders aimed at helping students and teachers who fled the ravages of Hurricane Maria.
Hundreds of Florida schools to get added flexibility from some state rules
Aiming to reward the state's top performing schools with fewer mandates, the Florida Legislature added a section into HB 7069 last spring creating the "Schools of Excellence" designation.
Protesters tell Manatee schools to let their kids take a knee
A group of students, parents and community activists attended the School Board of Manatee County meeting on Tuesday to protest a district policy requiring students to have parental permission in order to take a knee during the national anthem or Pledge of Allegiance.
Florida House leadership announces plan for new student scholarship
A bill that won't likely be filed for another 30 days rose to the top of the Florida House's education priorities Wednesday, as Speaker Richard Corcoran and the chairmen and vice chairmen of all education committees gathered to announce the "Hope Scholarship."