In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
A maintenance worker from the University of South Florida has been arrested for making a violent threat against an elementary school in Ohio.
A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.
Citrus County is providing iPads to all its elementary school students.
Authorities were called to a local primary school after a second-grade student brought a hand grenade to his class for show and tell.
Bradenton police will investigate security at schools and Hillsborough County has moved to put a higher presence of law enforcement at schools following the deadly shootings Dec. 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
School officials say counselors were sent to an elementary school in northwest Florida after students found a body in woods behind the playground.
The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
A 29-year-old elementary school teacher is being held without bond at the Hillsborough County Jail after being charged with having a sexual relationship with a 12-year-old boy.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after suspects pretended to be child protective investigators in three separate cases this month.