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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

08/28/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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Fla. Coach Charged With Stealing From Students

A Florida high school football coach has been arrested after authorities say he repeatedly stole money from students’ wallets.

CBS Tampa–05/13/2014

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Senate Revives In-State Tuition Break For Graduates Living In The Country Illegally

The Florida Senate is reviving a tuition break for some Florida high school graduates who are living in the country illegally.

04/29/2014

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Guide To Preparing For Your High School Prom In Tampa Bay

Create the perfect high school dance experience by getting the perfect outfit, jewelry, hair-do and more.

10/02/2013

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Preparing Your Child: Grade School to High School

A guidance counselor and a College Options coordinator offer advice to parents on how to address your teen’s concerns about moving from grade school to high school.

07/22/2013

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Study: Prom Costs Nearly $1,200 Per Student

A recent national study found that paying for prom will cost families an average of almost $1,200 per teenager attending.

04/26/2013

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