Pasco Schools May Eliminate Mask Requirement For Students By The End Of AprilThe Pasco County School district announced it might not enforce mask-wearing by the end of April 2021.
Positive Covid Cases See 2 Week High In Pasco CountyThe number of positive COVID-19 cases has increased significantly over the last two weeks in Pasco county. Officials held a meeting this Monday morning to review and discuss those numbers, among other Covid-related issues.
2 Bay Area Districts Receive Financial Awards To Improve School SafetyThe state of Florida recently announced funding of School Violence Prevention Program across multiple counties in Florida. Two Tampa Bay area counties made that list.
Hillsborough School Board Discusses Child Trauma/Mental Health IssuesThe Hillsborough County School Board met on Tuesday to discuss multiple topics including student trauma and mental health issues and possibly focusing tax dollars toward these issues.
Hillsborough Schools Superintendent Recaps First Day Back To Brick And MortarIf you chose the brick and mortar learning option for your child, you may have found yourself waking up to a different routine this morning. Monday, Hillsborough County students headed back into the classroom. We followed the superintendent and his team to some of those locations to give you the inside scoop on the students' first day back.
Law Enforcement Asks For Extra Awareness With Back To School TrafficMany Tampa Bay area students are returning to brick and mortar schools in Florida this week. With the return comes calls from local law enforcement for awareness and patience with the additional school traffic.
Pinellas County School Board Reviews Efforts In First Day Back To SchoolOne day after Pinellas County Schools reopened for students, district officials weighed in on what they saw during Tuesday’s school board meeting.
Disinfectant Company Embraces Technology As Students Return To SchoolAs schools begin to reopen, one Tampa Bay company says it's working to keep students returning to the classroom safe with new technology.
Georgia, Florida New COVID-19 Cases DeclineGeorgia and Florida are among several states across the US seeing a decline in new coronavirus cases, a US top official said this week, though he warned things could quickly change again if Americans aren't careful.
Cybersecurity Expert Warns Of Cyber Attacks On eLearning StudentsCybersecurity experts say hackers already becoming a problem for schools as they attempt to reopen amid the pandemic.
Florida Teacher With Medical Condition Says District Denied Request To Teach VirtuallyA Pinellas County teacher is speaking to CW44 News At 10, exclusively, after she says her pre-existing medical condition makes it dangerous to work in a classroom, but that the school district denied her request to teach virtually.
Latest Reopening Plan In Pinellas County Public SchoolsPinellas County School officials called a special board meeting Tuesday morning to discuss the latest changes to the districts reopening plans. The board has officially adopted face coverings for students and staff. Other details from transportation to cafeteria seating were also discussed and presented nearly finalizing all plans.
Back To (Online) School For Quarantined StudentsAt least 478 students and teachers were asked to quarantine after possible exposure to COVID-19 in the first five days of classes.
Hillsborough Schools Begin August 24, e-Learning Only For First 4 WeeksAfter a 5 hour Special Board Meeting today, it was voted that Hillsborough County Public Schools would delay the Reopening Plan that was passed 2 weeks ago. Hillsborough County Public Schools will still begin August 24th, but e-Learning will be for at least the first 4 weeks.
2020 Back-To-School Florida Sales Tax Holiday Is This WeekendThis weekend is Florida's annual tax free weekend for back to school bargains technology may be the hot ticket item, as many students across the state are returning to classes remotely.