Author: Colleen Wright

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Florida's largest charter school membership organization said is partnering with Henderson Behavioral Health, Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz's former mental health care provider, to render... [Read More]
Daniel Clayton sat through five graduation ceremonies at the University of Florida, watching friends individually march across the stage and collectively toss their caps into... [Read More]
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Severely beaten in a remote wooded and watery section of Florida International University's north campus, 15-year-old Bela Perdomo somehow, made her way back toward a... [Read More]
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At Miami Beach Senior High, electronic cigarettes have become almost as ubiquitous as Instagram and Snapchat. Teens skip class to inhale liquid nicotine in the... [Read More]
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Bragging rights are in order for the University of Florida — the only Florida university to crack the top 50 in the 2019 U.S. News... [Read More]
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The Florida Supreme Court affirmed a lower court's decision to strike Amendment 8, which could have created a pathway for the state to oversee charter... [Read More]
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The Coral Springs Police Department is investigating a social media threat involving Coral Springs Middle School. Spokesman Detective Ernesto Bruna said the department was made... [Read More]
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Citing bad press, members of Florida International University's Board of Trustees voted 7-6 to drop efforts to rename its Modesto A. Maidique campus. The impromptu... [Read More]
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Thousands of dollars may be missing from a South Beach elementary school's Parent Teacher Association account. According to a police report made available Tuesday, Luis... [Read More]
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After rehashing what was and wasn't said at its previous meeting, the committee created out of the Florida International University Board of stalled Tuesday on... [Read More]
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The mother of a student murdered at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High on Feb. 14 has been elected to the Broward County School Board in a... [Read More]
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In two quieter Miami-Dade County School Board races that were decided Tuesday night, incumbents Perla Tabares Hantman and Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall will stay on the board... [Read More]
The 15-year-old boy's mother walked into the Broward County Sheriff's Office Pompano Beach station and handed over her son's phone. Inappropriate messages between teacher Vernell... [Read More]
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An administrative law judge has dismissed all charges against Alex Osuna, a Miami Palmetto High biology teacher who resigned in 2017 amid allegations of an... [Read More]
Gov. Scott's amendment would redirect funding earmarked for training and arming school personnel to hiring and contracting sworn police officers. This move has been sought... [Read More]
Gov. Scott's amendment would redirect funding earmarked for training and arming school personnel to hiring and contracting sworn police officers. This move has been sought... [Read More]
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Gov. Rick Scott announced Tuesday evening that unused money in the program to arm school staff — $58 million — should soon be redirected to... [Read More]
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Monday morning, Miami-Dade County's 389 public schools will open their doors to welcome about 350,000 students for the first day of the new school year.... [Read More]
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For all the uproar over school security and education funding out of Tallahassee, it's been a quieter race for school board seats in the fourth... [Read More]
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A longtime security guard at Olsen Middle School in Dania Beach was arrested on the first day of school after an anonymous tip led deputies... [Read More]
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