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Florida education news: Medical school, smoking ban, single-sex classrooms and more

imgres.jpegMEETING ITS MISSION? The Florida International University medical program is under fire for providing limited access to Medicaid patients, the Miami Herald reports. 

NO SMOKING: Florida State College at Jacksonville is the latest Jacksonville-area college to go tobacco free, the Florida Times-Union reports.

SURVIVED: A specialized autism center remains in St. Lucie as Florida Atlantic University moves many of its other operations out of the area, the St. Lucie Tribune reports.

ON DISPLAY: Old Palm Beach School Board minutes are placed in an historical museum for easier access, the Sun-Sentinel reports.

SINGLE SEX EDUCATION: Amid growth in gender-segregated education, some research suggests the effort doesn't have the intended results, the AP reports.

[Last modified: Monday, July 9, 2012 6:25am]


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