New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn 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.
Fla. Middle School Giving iPads To All StudentsCitrus County is providing iPads to all its elementary school students.
Tampa Bay Teacher In Federal Custody For Attempting To Sleep With Teens In BelizeA Tampa Bay area middle school teacher is in federal custody over allegations he attempted to use Facebook to get two teens in Belize to have sex with him.
ACLU Sues School District Over Gay-Straight Club The ACLU is suing a Florida school district for the second time this year, claiming it is once again refusing to approve a gay-straight alliance club at a middle school.
Florida Parent Gives Letter Grades An 'F'A Florida mother was upset that her son made the honor roll despite getting a 'D' in one class, so she decided to work more closely with the school.
Orange County Proposes Deputies At Schools Following Connecticut ShootingThe mayor of Orange County wants to add deputies to elementary schools.
Teen Being Sentenced For Beating That Left Girl With Permanent Brain InjuriesA South Florida teenager is being sentenced for a vicious kicking and stomping attack outside a middle school that left a 15-year-old girl with permanent brain injuries.
Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School StudentsThe 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.
Note Found at Fitzgerald Middle School Says Bomb Will Go Off at 3 PMStudents from a Largo middle school were evacuated Thursday due to a bomb threat.