Florida education news: Library merger, at-risk teens, Mix It Up Day and more
FEASIBLE? The city of Clearwater ponders whether to merge its public library with the library at St. Petersburg College.
FOR FLORIDA HOUSE: The Times recommends several candidates with strong support of public education.
BOOT CAMP: The Florida Youth Challenge Academy alternative school helps at-risk teens turn their lives around, the Florida Times-Union reports.
PARKING: Florida Atlantic University will add a 943-spot garage to ease parking woes, the Sun-Sentinel reports.
BE FAIR: Collier early learning advocates urge state officials to revise subsidized child care funding formulas, the Naples Daily News reports.
MISGUIDED: Efforts by the American Family Association to derail Mix It Up Day miss the boat, Palm Beach Post columnist Frank Cerabino writes.
SHARING: Marion county, city and school officials near an agreement to allow mutual use of their recreation facilities, the Ocala Star-Banner reports.
FOR SALE: The main administrative complex for Monroe schools is on the sales block, the Keynoter reports.