Catholic schools. A South Florida Catholic school revitalizes itself. Sun-Sentinel.
Testing. Escambia schools pare back local testing. Pensacola News-Journal. Scoring on new state assessments may be tougher than FCAT. School Zone. Gradebook. The Senate’s education chairman says testing changes will be up for discussion this year. Gradebook.
Failure factories. State education officials are investigating Pinellas schools’ spending on their most disadvantaged students. Tampa Bay Times.
Graduation. Duval school board members debate limiting graduation ceremonies to students in line for diplomas. Florida Times-Union.
School boards. The Palm Beach school board has a long history with a Fort Lauderdale law firm. Palm Beach Post.
Transportation. Volusia and Flagler districts face a bus driver shortage. Daytona Beach News-Journal.