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Education Nation

A solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 03:14 PM EDT

FIU Launches Beer Academy

FIU Launches Beer Academy

Students at Florida International University can now learn how to make beer in a new brewing program.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 03:16 PM EDT

More Money for Public Schools?

More Money for Public Schools?

Just 15 percent of Broward County’s public school students attend charter schools, but statewide, charter schools have received the state’s entire pot of capital improvement dollars for the past three years.

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 06:38 PM EDT

FIU a Hub for Foreign Students

FIU a Hub for Foreign Students

Considering Florida International University has more than 3,000 foreign students, one could say the school is aptly named.

Monday, Mar 17, 2014 at 11:46 PM EDT

Farewell, FCAT: Florida Schools to Get New Test

Farewell, FCAT: Florida Schools to Get New Test

Florida is picking a new test to replace the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test that has been a mainstay in the state's schools for more than a decade.

Monday, Mar 17, 2014 at 08:05 PM EDT

Pompano Beach School Makes 4-Day Week Work

Pompano Beach School Makes 4-Day Week Work

Students at Pompano Beach High School go to class for just four days a week. The experiment is working out well for the magnet school, which is the No. 1 ranked school in Broward County.

Monday, Apr 7, 2014 at 04:06 PM EDT

Students Use Prom Money to Help Teacher

Students Use Prom Money to Help Teacher

The prom team at Pine Ridge High School in Deltona has taken on the moniker Team Charlie in honor of Charlie Lundell, according to WESH.