Tag: graduation

Florida schools roundup: Cellphones, citizenship, teacher evaluations and more

Cellphones. A teacher is suspended after using a device that jammed students’ cellphone signals. Gradebook. Tampa Tribune. Teacher evaluations. Polk says it won’t use student test scores in teacher evaluations this year. Lakeland Ledger. Superintendents. Six finalists contend for the top job in Brevard. Florida Today. Graduation. Volusia’s school board[Read More…]

Florida roundup: Budgets, charter schools, graduation and more

Charter schools. Pepin Academies, which cater to students with learning disabilities, plan an expansion in Pasco. Tampa Tribune. A charter school on Polk State College’s campus celebrates its first graduating class. Lakeland Ledger. Budgets. Gov. Rick Scott signs a budget that boosts funding for public schools and sets aside money for digital learning and personal[Read More…]