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Florida education news: Taxes, calendars, college applications and more

By Jeffrey Solochek

TAXES: A new federal taxing structure includes some key changes for the way Florida parents pay for their children's education, while leaving teachers' classroom supply write-off alone.

SCHOOL DAYS: The Pasco County School Board sets its student calendar for 2018-19.

AFTER THE STORM: Central Florida school districts and their surrounding communities continue to seek solutions for an influx of Hurricane Maria evacuees, Florida Politics reports. • College students in areas hit by Hurricane Irma will receive federal funding help, the Naples Daily News reports.

COMMUNITY AWARENESS: A Citrus County high school club seeks to bring attention to domestic violence, the Citrus County Chronicle reports.

COLLEGE BOUND: Applications rise for the University of Florida and other flagship state universities, the Washington Post reports.

ONLINE OVERSIGHT: The Flagler County school district will test a new system that lets teachers and parents more closely monitor children's use of digital devices, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.