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Florida education news: FAMU hazing, foreign students, impact fees and more



a4s_championnew1111_247658d.jpegWHAT HAPPENED? A recounting of the details of the hazing death of FAMU Marching 100 member Robert Champion. (Photo courtesy of the Orlando Sentinel)

REAL CONTRIBUTION: Retiring Earl Lennard made a difference as a Hillsborough teacher, schools superintendent and elections supervisor, the Times editorializes. 

STUDY ABROAD: U.S. colleges and universities enroll a record number of foreign students, USA Today reports.

HUH? A Broward teacher is accused of turning a student into a lesbian, the Sun-Sentinel reports.

A LITTLE HELP: Citrus County builders seek a moratorium on school impact fees, the Citrus County Chronicle reports.

FRESH FACE: Nikolai Vitti becomes Florida's youngest superintendent at 35 when he begins work Monday, the Florida Times-Union reports.

SUSPENDED: The University of Central Florida suspends a fraternity amid hazing allegations, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

GETTING TO KNOW YOU: The Venice Police Department begins a "Classrooms and Cops" program for local schools, the Herald-Tribune reports.

[Last modified: Monday, November 12, 2012 6:28am]


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