President Joe Biden Proposes Strengthening Title IX Protections For Transgender StudentsThe Biden administration proposed on Thursday to strengthen protections for transgender students under Title IX and overhauling controversial Trump-era guidance on how schools should handle sexual assault cases.
Hillsborough County Schools Opens First Montessori ProgramHillsborough County Schools is getting its first ever Montessori learning program for students.
Hillsborough County To Allocate $20 Million To Improve SidewalksHillsborough County Commission approved to allocate $20 million to improve sidewalks through out the county on Wednesday.
Governor DeSantis Signs "Don't Say Gay" BillOn Monday, Governor Ron DeSantis signed the highly controversial ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill into law.
Polk County Students Protest Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' BillThe peaceful protest happened on Monday at River Ridge High School and students have one message: Conversations relating to the LGBTQ community should be allowed no matter the age.
Tampa Bay Hospitals See Increase In Children With Mental Health IssuesHospitals all over the Tampa Bay Area are seeing an increase in the number of adolescents being admitted for mental health issues and suicidal thoughts.
Hillsborough County Schools To Open Three New Workforce High SchoolsHillsborough County Schools announced its developing three new schools specifically dedicated to preparing students for the medical and construction work fields.
Parents And Teachers React To Hillsborough County Schools Salary IncreaseThe increase announced Monday is only for the 2021-2022 school year and ranges between $799 and $2,200.
Pasco County Schools Allocates $1 Million To Help Homeless StudentsDistrict leaders requested almost one million dollars from the state to help children who don’t have a stable home... and in the next few weeks, they will receive a full plan on how that money can be used.
Hillsborough County School District Sees Over 600 Teacher AbsencesHillsborough County Schools Superintendent, Addison Davis, says there are over 1,000 teacher vacancies in the district right now.
Pasco County Schools Considering District-Wide Schedule ChangeThe Pasco County School District is considering changing school start and end times, all because of a bus driver shortage.
HCPS Launches Quarantine Tutoring Program for StudentsThe Hillsborough County School District launched a new virtual program to help alleviate pressure from both students and teachers when a student must quarantine after being exposed to- or contracting Covid-19.
Fifteen High School Students And One Teacher In Polk County Arrested After ProtestOne teacher and 15 students in Polk County are facing multiple charges after a protest broke out at Kathleen Senior High School Monday morning.
Sarasota County Schools Changes Mask PolicySarasota Schools suspended its emergency mask policy on Monday, which required everyone to wear masks unless they had a note from a medical professional.
At Least Three Students Arrested For New TikTok Challenge In Tampa Bay AreaLocal school districts are asking students to not participate in a new TikTok trend, called “Devious Licks,” in which students vandalize parts of schools and post it online.