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Florida education news: : IB program, standout Pasco senior, testing critics and more

IB FOR  CATHOLIC  SCHOOL : Bishop Larkin in Port Richey will implement the International Baccalaureate program for middle school students.

STANFORD BOUND: This P asco  outstanding senior is an accomplished pianist, classical Indian dancer and fundraiser who leaves Gulf High’s IB program for the Ivy League.

LOUDER DISCONTENT: Critics of the FCAT and what they say is a counterproductive culture of testing are growing louder, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

TO-DO LIST AT EDISON : The new president of Edison State College has a host of major issues to tackle, the Fort Myers News-Press reports.

ASK THE PARENTS: Lee County school officials survey parents on school satisfaction, the News-Press reports.

BOOZE FREE : More than 1,000 Collier County grads celebrate without alcohol, the Naples Daily News reports. 

[Last modified: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 6:29am]


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