My name is Ramsey Touchberry and I’m a third-year broadcast journalism major at the University of Florida. I am a reporter for WUFT -FM 89.1 which is the local NPR station for the Gainesville, Ocala and surrounding areas. 113 more words
Florida schools are suspending fewer students.
According to Florida Department of Education data, Florida K-12 school suspensions are at a three-year low. During the 2011-2012 school year, more than 425,600 students were suspended. 150 more words
All of Florida’s K-12 school districts are now required to review bullying and harassment policies more frequently to ensure they are completely comprehensive and up-to-date. 176 more words
Florida students will not need paper and pencils for some of their standardized tests this spring.
For the second year, Florida Standards Assessments will be administered online to public school students across the state. 191 more words
From gamblers to grandmas, millions of Floridians play the Florida lottery.
About a quarter of that lottery money goes to education funds, which benefit K-12 schools, state universities and colleges. 211 more words