Tag: Lee Dixon

Florida schools roundup: Absenteeism, scholarships, mentoring and more

Chronic absenteeism: Florida has the lowest rate in the United States of students who were chronically absent from school in the 2013-2014 school year, according to an analysis of U.S. Education Department statistics. Florida’s rate was 4.5 percent, well under the 13 percent national average. Associated Press. Scholarships for disabled: A study[Read More…]