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Students fighting to have a gay-straight alliance club at their middle school in central Florida have won a partial victory for the time being.
Kids get the opportunity to explore instruments, some for the first time ever.
The program offers an easy and secure way for families to prepay the cost of higher education.
The St. Pete Police Department is trying to make schools safer -- one sniff at a time.
Arranged to include frequent, shorter breaks, year-round calendars could help reduce "summer slide" - the loss of knowledge in the summer that disproportionately affects low-income students.
An alert went out warning USF St. Pete dorm residents of an armed intruder, and the incident has focused attention on campus security.
The debate is free and open to the public.
Florida legislators may get rid of automatic tuition increases that universities are supposed to charge.
Cursive writing has also been added to 4th and 5th grade students' curriculum.
Beginning Feb. 24, the Pinellas County School District will launch Facebook and Twitter social media pages.
Education Commissioner Pam Stewart is presenting a plan to the Board of Education Tuesday to simplify the state's 10 1/2-year-old grading system for schools.
Penn State trustees unanimously approved the selection at a special meeting in State College after a 15-month search process.
Trustees who oversee Florida A&M University are finally approving a new contract for the school's new president.
The cost of attending USF could actually go down a little bit next year, for the first time in nearly two decades.
Students at Florida International University's Discovery Lab are testing out what some are calling their version of RoboCop.
Sen. Marco Rubio is calling for state-accredited alternatives to four-year colleges and income-based repayments for college loans.
A device is making its way into schools to hide the smell and smoke of marijuana.
Educator didn't get OK to play Christian Slater movie for classroom assignment.
It's in the history books. The very first class on medical marijuana is underway.
Barbara Shirley is surprised and humbled by the award presented to her in Orlando by, who else, Mickey Mouse. It's a personal win she shares.
A special education teacher on suspension was fired Tuesday after one of her students wandered away while on her watch in October 2012.
Monday Commissioner Pam Stewart recognized two of Florida's outstanding school administrators at a luncheon honoring district Principals of the Year and Assistant Principals of the Year.
Tampa Police are investigating a case where a entire family ended up in the hospital after eating contaminated meat.
International authorities in the region have launched a search-and-rescue mission but Malaysian officials said they could not confirm reports that the plane crashed into waters near Vietnam.
Beef recalled earlier this year from a California meat producer may have reached 35 states and Guam, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said.
A community college says it's the pride of their automotive technology program: a rare Dodge Viper donated to their school worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
A malfunction with the filtering equipment drained the tank destroying more than $5,000 in electronics and fish.
A pregnant mother was talking about demons but seemed lucid to police who were asked to check on her just hours before she drove a minivan into the Atlantic Ocean with her three children trapped inside the vehicle, authorities said Wednesday.
Officials say she told her kids she was taking them 'to a better place.'
A canine caper in St. Petersburg was caught on video, and now police hope maybe you can help them I.D. the back-pack toting puppy snatcher.
Hillsborough Sheriff's detectives are asking for the public's help locating a missing 11-year-old boy that is believed to have been taken by his mother.
The Florida Highway Patrol has reopened I-275 near Ashley Drive after an accident involving an overturned vehicle and downed light pole that caused backups in both directions.
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