College students hoping to one day command a Pinellas County public school classroom met at St. Petersburg College’s Tarpon Springs campus Thursday to learn about the school district’s new Elite Educator Program. The program, a collabor...
TAMPA — Hillsborough County public high schools and many middle schools have a dropout prevention specialist whose job it is to focus on helping students who are struggling with academics and behavior.
RUSKIN — Four middle-school girls huddled around a table, lining a cardboard box with aluminum foil and plotting their next move.
TAMPA — When it comes to demonstrating knowledge in saving money, balancing a checkbook, investing and other financial skills needed to be successful, 15-year-olds in the United States perform right around average compared to other countries. ...
TAMPA — It’s hard to imagine life without them. Electric lighting and power systems. A cold sports drink after physical exertion. Air conditioning during the sweltering Florida summer.
NEW PORT RICHEY — The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has asked Pasco-Hernando State College to look into claims of possible training discrepancies in the college’s law enforcement academy....
TAMPA — When Ken Gaughan began his career in Hillsborough County as a school social worker in the 1980s, he collected clothing and other necessities for students who came from poor families.
ST. PETERSBURG — For decades, St. Petersburg has traded students with its “sister city” in Japan during a two-week summer exchange program, but with only a few weeks until this year’s students arrive city officials still a...
TAMPA — Everest University’s 10 Florida campuses, including four in the Tampa Bay area, will be sold as part of a deal with the U.S. Department of Education that effectively dissolves its parent corporation, Corinthian Colleges....
WASHINGTON — The nation’s largest teachers’ union wants Education Secretary Arne Duncan to quit.
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