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Florida education news: endorsements, wrong grades, left out, charter audit



ELECTION ENDORSEMENTS: The Times recommends these picks for the Pinellas County School Board: Elliott Stern in District 1 and Rene Flowers in District 7.

WRONG GRADES: The state forgot part of its own formula, causing the error in school grades this year, said Miami-Dade superintendent Alberto Carvalho, the Miami Herald reports.

LEFT OUT: The state left out some students when it calculated this year's school grades, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

BUS DRIVERS: The Palm Beach County School District is holding a job fair to find bus drivers, the Palm Beach Post reports.

CHARTER AUDIT: A charter school management company will repay the Lee County School District hundreds of thousands of dollars after an audit found errors in its accounting, the News-Press reports.

[Last modified: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 1:16pm]


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