Sunday, October 13, 2019
The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) launched a new campaign this week to crack down on young people from threatening violence at their schools while showcasing its app to report potential threats.
With the new school year, the University of North Florida (UNF) has set record-high enrollment numbers. 
The Grove Museum, Goodwood Museum and Gardens and the Tallahassee Museum will be hosting “Invisible Lives Tours” on Saturday, focused on slavery.
Florida placed fourth in the latest rankings for the second year in a row.
The Florida Council of 100 released “Horizons 2040 Project: Grades PreK- 12” which looks at the education challenges and opportunities the state will face over the next two decades.
While the University of Florida and Florida State University moving up the ranks garnered most of the attention in the Sunshine State, another school in the state made its mark in the newest U.S News and World Report’s rankings of the best colleges in the nation.
On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., spoke at the Heritage Foundation on the future of higher education and his efforts to keep higher education costs in line and help students enter the workforce. During his speech, Scott announced five proposals to lower the cost of higher education.
“One in five girls have either left school early or missed school entirely because they did not have access to menstrual products,” Book said. “Girls pay a price when these products aren’t free – and providing them will go a long way toward equity in education.”
Elected officials across Florida cheered state universities doing well in the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings of American higher ed institutions.
Members of teachers unions are complaining that Gov. Ron DeSantis is not fulfilling his promise on teacher bonuses.