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Feb 7, 2019

Florida Gov. Unveils New $422 Million Teacher Bonus Program

Florida Gov. Unveils New $422 Million Teacher Bonus Program

At an event inside a Tampa area high school, DeSantis announced the program that would give more than $422 million in additional money for the most effective teachers and principals in the state.

Jan 31, 2019

Florida Governor Outlines Plan for Increasing College Grads

Florida Governor Outlines Plan for Increasing College Grads

Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday in Tampa he also wants to make it easier for students who are short of earning a college degree to make up the credit with the help of tuition waivers for courses.

Aug 13, 2018

South Florida Bus Drivers Preparing for New School Year

South Florida Bus Drivers Preparing for New School Year

An estimated 122,000 students travel on buses every day in both counties as classes begin in Broward County on Wednesday while students in Miami-Dade get a few extra days of summer as classes start next...

Aug 3, 2018

Scaled Back Tax Holiday on School Supplies Starts Friday

Scaled Back Tax Holiday on School Supplies Starts Friday

The tax holiday kicks off Friday at 12:01 a.m. and will last the entire weekend - three years ago, the back-to-school tax holiday lasted 10 days.

Jun 28, 2018

Miami-Dade Schools Earn First-Ever 'A' Rating

Miami-Dade Schools Earn First-Ever 'A' Rating

For the first time in its history, Miami-Dade County Public Schools have received an "A" rating from the state.

May 19, 2015

SW Fla. Teen Graduates with Perfect Attendance

SW Fla. Teen Graduates with Perfect Attendance

Florida high school senior Connor Gregory is graduating with 14 years of perfect attendance spanning all the way back to pre-K.

Aug 22, 2014

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.

Aug 19, 2014
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Back 2 School Pics

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Aug 1, 2014

Florida's 3-Day Back to School Sales Tax Holiday Starts

Florida's 3-Day Back to School Sales Tax Holiday Starts

Florida's back-to-school sales tax holiday is underway at malls and shops across the state.

Aug 13, 2014

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.

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