Howard and Lake Nona middle schools, both Orange County schools, are among fifteen Florida public schools recognized by the Florida Alliance for Arts Education (FAAE), for having exemplary arts programs.
After a sham selection process which lasted close to seven months, the Florida State University Board of Trustee has named Sen. John Thrasher to be the school’s new president. The Board overwhelmingly gave Thrasher the nod in a 11-2 vote. “I am honored to have been selected by the Board of Trustees to serve as […]
On Wednesday, Charlie Crist lent his support to the Florida Education Association suing to dismantle the major school choice program. Crist’s backing of the FEA puts him at odds with black ministers who support school vouchers. The particular program under scrutiny is called the tax credit scholarship program, which serves nearly 70,000 mostly minority children with scholarships valued at up $5,272.
The final recount in the District One School Board race has been tallied and incumbent Joie Cadle has retained her seat on the board by the staggering sum of barely more than 60 votes. Josh Katz ignited a flame which is not going out. Parents are up in arms about the Board’s cavalier attitude and performance, and teachers have finally found a way to fight back.
It’s back! Back to school and time for Central Florida families to get free backpacks, school supplies, health screenings, haircuts, important information, and more. The Hope Now back-to-school bash will take place on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., the largest back-to-school expo in Central Florida. The Hope Now International, in conjunction with sponsors and supporters […]