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Florida education news: Bonuses, evolution, report cards and more



BONUSES: The Florida Education Association files a federal challenge to the state's Best and Brightest program.

SCIENCE LESSONS: A Palm Beach family sues the school district over claims the schools don't teach evolution, WPBF reports. More from the Palm Beach Post.

CONSTRUCTION: A contractor is chosen to build a new $75 million high school in Osceola, the Orlando Business Journal reports.

REWARDS: Sixth graders at a Collier middle school get blankets for their good behavior, the Naples Daily News reports.

DISCIPLINE: A video of unruly students in a supervised Duval classroom raises concerns, the Florida Times-Union reports.

ON STAFF: A Marion charter school principal accused of stealing from the school remains in charge for now, the Ocala Star-Banner reports.

REPORT CARDS: Seminole middle schools will return to their former 100-point grading system after a new 4-poinit scale confused students and parents, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

BACK TO SCHOOL: Sarasota parents and teachers are at odds over when to return to classes next fall, the Herald-Tribune reports.

[Last modified: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 7:24am]


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