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Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 08:49 PM EDT

Is Florida Prepaid the Best College Savings Plan?

Is Florida Prepaid the Best College Savings Plan?

The price of a four-year Florida Prepaid college tuition plan is going down.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 03:11 PM EDT

Broward Providing Plenty of Homework Help

Broward Providing Plenty of Homework Help

The room packed with kids looked like a classroom at any school. There were teachers, computers and white boards. But the young students weren’t in class; they were at the North Lauderdale Branch Library, after...

Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014 at 10:30 AM EDT

Monroe County Back to School Resource Page

Monroe County Back to School Resource Page

The start of the 2014-2015 school year is around the corner. Here are some helpful links for parents and students in Miami-Dade County.

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 at 09:53 AM EDT

Gov. Scott Promises to Raise School Funding Again

Gov. Scott Promises to Raise School Funding Again

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is promising to boost school funding in Florida to its highest levels if he is re-elected.

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 at 07:06 PM EDT

Broward School Repairs Hinge on Bond Vote

Broward School Repairs Hinge on Bond Vote

Broward County voters will decide in November whether to approve an $800 million bond issue earmarked for public school renovations and technology upgrades. It would cost each homeowner about $50 dollars a year,...

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 06:48 PM EDT

State Closes Miami-Dade Charter School

State Closes Miami-Dade Charter School

Parents and students were left confused Wednesday as the Florida International Academy in Opa-Locka was in the process of being closed by the Florida Education Department.

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 06:18 PM EDT

New School Programs Provide Hands-On Experience

New School Programs Provide Hands-On Experience

With classes officially back in session, a few South Florida high schools are taking education to the next level.

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 11:10 AM EDT

Send Us Your Back to School Photos

Send Us Your Back to School Photos

It's back to school time and NBC 6 wants to see your best pics from the first day.

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 08:32 AM EDT
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By Brian Hamacher

Back 2 School Pics

South Florida's back to school photos from past and present See Full Gallery

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 06:35 PM EDT

South Florida Kids Head Back to School

South Florida Kids Head Back to School

Almost flawless is how Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie described the first day back at school for thousands of students.

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