Coming up: Independence Day, budget hearings, board meetings and more
July 3: Pasco School Board, 9:30 a.m.
July 4: Independence Day, schools closed
July 10-11: Commissioner's Task Force on African-American History, Tallahassee
July 17: Florida Board of Education, 8 a.m., Broward College Downtown Campus • Hillsborough School Board, 3 p.m.
July 23: Commission for Independent Education, 9 a.m., Orlando
July 23-24: State Advisory Committee for the Education of Exceptional Students, Tallahassee
July 24: Pinellas School Board, 5:30 p.m. • Pasco School Board, 6 p.m.
July 31: Hillsborough School Board, 3 p.m. • Pasco School Board, 6 p.m. • Hernando School Board, budget public hearing 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m.