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Florida schools roundup: Board speaks, Parkland stories, school security and more

Board speaks out:¬†Members of the Broward County School Board have said little about the Parkland shootings in the past year, letting Broward school officials and lawyers take the lead in deciding the public response and, by and large, supporting their efforts. Now the nine board members have finally agreed to[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Deputy refuses to testify, discipline, elections and more

Peterson is a no-show:¬†Former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School resource officer Scot Peterson, who hid in an outside stairwell instead of confronting the school shooter Feb. 14 as 17 were murdered in the Parkland school, did not honor his subpoena to testify Thursday before the commission investigating the massacre. Peterson’s[Read More…]