Florida education news: Budget choices, remedial courses, mental illness and more
HARD LESSONS: Some Treasure Coast honor roll students find themselves in remedial courses because of their FCAT results, the Stuart News reports.
SCHOOLHOUSE PSYCH: Miami-Dade teachers will be trained to identify symptoms of mental illness, the Miami Herald reports.
STRONG CHOICE: Leaders praise the selection of Will Holcombe as interim president of Florida State College at Jacksonville, the Florida Times-Union reports.
CLOSE TO HOME: Florida Gulf Coast University sees a decline of out-of-state students, the Fort Myers News-Press reports.
READY OR NOT? Brevard County's sheriff says county schools have good plans in place for security, Florida Today columnist Matt Reed writes.
GETTING BETTER: A Volusia charter school makes reform to improve upon its state F grade, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.