Hillsborough County Schools Sees Decrease In VPK EnrollmentOfficials say enrollment in VPK this Summer is down more than 30% compared to previous years.
Two Teenagers Arrested For Murder Of Polk County TeenagerJevon Berrien Junior and Margus Johnson were both arrested in the murder of 17-year-old Taigur Taguri.
Local LGBTQ Group Reacts To Florida's New Transgender Athlete LawOne local group is speaking out after Governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill banning transgender girls from participating in girls’ and women's’ public school sports.
80 Yearbook Photos Of Female Students Are Altered To Mask Cleavage, Leaving Parents And Students AngryFlipping open a yearbook for the first time is normally a moment full of excitement -- but at one Florida high school, some students were left in shock after seeing that their yearbook portraits had been edited.
Hillsborough County School District Discusses Masks For Next School YearTuesday night, the Hillsborough County School Board held a meeting discussing the district’s mask requirement for next school year.
Researchers Launch 'Rapid-Response Team' To Track Environmental Impacts Of Piney Point LeakLast week, Ocean Conservancy called on Environmental Protection for a solution to the Piney Point leak. Now they’re working with researchers to launch a rapid response team to track those impacts themselves.
Tampa Bay Students Adjust Career Paths Based On COVID-19 ImpactLocal educators are hinting at the future of what the Tampa Bay workforce could look like and how students are now choosing to adjust their career paths based the COVID-19 pandemic.
USF Awarded For Focusing On Support Of Minority-Owned BusinessesIt’s been four years since the University of South Florida launched a program focusing local minority-owned businesses. As one of the largest economic drivers in this region USF is now being recognized nationally for their attention to detail on those businesses.
USF Students 'Hesitant' About Returning To In-Person ClassesUniversity of South Florida staff announced Wednesday they are preparing for a full return to in-person classes and student activities come Fall semester. USF students say, while they’re looking forward to being back in a social setting with friends, they’re hesitations far outweigh their excitement for that communal environment.
Bay Area CEOs And Leaders Take A Break From Jobs To Offer Students AdviceCEOs from across the Tampa Bay Area took a break from their phones and desks to talk with students at the cafeteria table Friday. The change in pace is part of an annual program offering students a healthy reality check which may lead to direct education about the Bay Area's future workforce.
Oct. 29: Digital Learning Day For ALL Gwinnett StudentsDigital Learning Day for All Gwinnett students.
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.
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.
Pasco Teacher: 'These Kids Are Unnecessarily Struggling To Get Through The Day'Pasco County education officials recapped the first week of learning by speaking with the superintendent's staff about what they saw.
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.