Florida A&M University (FAMU) students will get $41.5 million in tuition and fee assistance during the 2021-2022 school year. FAMU President Larry Robinson announced additional assistance for students as part of the kick-off activities for the new school year. The...
Florida A&M University (FAMU) is the recipient of a $30 million, five-year federal grant from the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to support the Center for Coastal and Marine Ecosystems (CCME) and its mission to find and train the...
On Tuesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced a legislative proposal that will eliminate the Common-Core based, end-of-year Florida Statewide Assessment (FSA) and create the new Florida Assessment of Student Thinking (F.A.S.T) plan, which will monitor student progress and foster individual...
At the end of last month, U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., the chairwoman of the U.S. House Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee,  brought back the “Quality Higher Education Act." The bill “enhances the accreditation system to ensure that colleges...
Florida A&M University (FAMU) announced last week it will become a community center for Coding and Creativity as part of Apple’s Community Education Initiative and Tennessee State University’s HBCU C2. The teaching and learning initiative is designed to empower Historically...
Last week, state Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) Division of Aquaculture announced a new program providing teaching to high school students in Franklin County about oyster aquaculture. Made possible by an...
The Fall 2021 class of incoming students is the largest in Florida Polytechnic University’s (Florida Poly) history with more than 625 new students joining the university from an applicant pool of almost 2,000. Dr. Ben Matthew Corpus, the vice provost...
On Thursday, Florida TaxWatch (FTW) released “Beyond the Pandemic: Long-Term Changes and Challenges for Postsecondary Training in Florida,” the fourth installment in the taxpayer research institute’s COVID-19 Legacy Series. The report introduces the distinctly new workforce that is emerging from...
The U.S. Department of Education is sending funds to the University of South Florida (USF) to support its Office of Veteran Success. The funds come from the Education Department’s Centers of Excellence for Veteran Student Success (CEVSS) Program. U.S. Rep. Charlie...
It's an understatement to say the divisiveness of Critical Race Theory (CRT) continues. Those who oppose it are racist, bigot, anti-truth, white supremacist, and more. Those who embrace this theory believe it's necessary in order to teach history, truth, and...