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Coming up: Board meetings, Michelle Rhee in the Legislature, Fair Day and more



full.jpegTuesday: Pinellas School Board, 10 a.m. • Florida Senate Higher Education Committee, 8 a.m. •  Florida House Pre-K-12 Appropriations Subcommittee, 9 a.m.

Wednesday: Florida House Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee, 9 a.m. • Florida House K-20 Competitiveness Subcommittee, 3 p.m. • Florida House K-20 Innovation Subcommittee, 1 p.m.

Thursday: Florida Board of Governors, 10 a.m., University of Central Florida • Florida Senate Pre-K-12 Committee, 1 p.m. • Florida Senate Pre-K-12 Appropriations, 8 a.m. •  Florida Senate Higher Education Appropriations, 10:15 a.m.  • Florida House Education Committee, 8 a.m.

Friday: No school for west Hillsborough students (Fair Day)

Feb. 14: No school for Pinellas students

Feb. 15: Pasco County School Board, 6 p.m.  •  Hernando School Board, 7 p.m. •  Hillsborough School Board, 5:30 p.m. •  State Board of Education, 8:30 a.m., State College of Florida Bradenton Campus

Feb. 17: Florida Board of Governors, conference call

Feb. 18: No school for Hernando students

Feb. 21: President's Day - No school for Pasco, Hernando

Feb. 22: Pinellas School Board, 5 p.m. • Hillsborough School Board, 3 p.m. •  Pasco School Board, employee hearing, 9 a.m.

March 1-3: FCAT writing exams 

March 1: Pasco School Board, 9:30 a.m.  •  Hillsborough School Board, 3 p.m.

March 7: No school for east Hillsborough students (Strawberry Festival)

March 8: Pinellas School Board, 10 a.m.  • Hernando School Board, 7 p.m.

March 14-18: Spring break, Pasco and Hernando schools

March 15: Hillsborough School Board, 3 p.m.  •  State Board of Education, Tallahassee

March 18, 21: No school for Hillsborough students

March 22: Hillsborough School Board, workshop, 10 a.m.  • Pinellas School Board, 5 p.m.

March 23: Florida Board of Governors, Florida State University

March 25: No school for Hernando students

March 28 - April 1: Spring break for Pinellas schools

March 29: Hillsborough School Board, workshop, 10 a.m.

March 30 - April 6: FCAT retakes

[Last modified: Friday, February 4, 2011 2:24pm]


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