Tag: Nathaniel Strowbridge

Florida schools roundup: School shooting tips, ex-charter owner sentenced and more

Missed warning signs:┬áMore than 30 people knew of disturbing and threatening behavior by accused school shooter Nikolas Cruz but didn’t report it until after the Feb. 14 massacre of 17 people, according to Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri, chairman of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission. Two[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Extended-day benefits, teacher shortages and more

Expanded-day benefits: Students at the state’s 300 lowest-performing elementary schools benefit from the extra hour of daily reading instruction the state requires, according to new research from the┬áNational Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research. The extra time requirement began in 2012 at the 100 lowest-performing schools, and[Read More…]