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Florida education news: Bonuses, textbooks, second jobs and more



BONUSES: The average age of teachers qualifying for Florida's Best and Brightest bonus was 37, the Palm Beach Post reports.

LUNCH LINE: A national debate ensues over a Tampa school's decision to make poor behaving students go to the end of the cafeteria line, the Oklahoman reports.

TEXTBOOKS: Florida lawmakers look at possible changes to school textbook adoption and purchasing procedures, the Naples Daily News reports.

AEROSPACE: Brevard schools and Kennedy Space Center team up to create "space school" for local fifth graders, Florida Today reports.

HANDS-ON: South Florida museums offer children science and arts programs, the Sun-Sentinel reports.

SECURITY: The FBI investigate a man who was taking photographs outside a Lake high school, the Daily Commercial reports.

MOONLIGHTING: Many Volusia teachers have second jobs, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.

FREE MEALS: Several south Florida schools offer breakfast to all students, the Sun-Sentinel reports.

[Last modified: Wednesday, December 23, 2015 7:12am]


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