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Florida education news: Budgets, jailhouse teaching, alternative diplomas and more

LEARNING: A memory expert helps some Tampa students improve their academic performance.

FINANCES: Florida school district leaders worry that their budgets will not improve as needed to keep up with expenses, the Pensacola News-Journal reports.

CHARTER SCHOOLS: The St. Johns school district takes control of a former charter technical college that had struggled, WJCT reports. * A state audit shows more Florida charter schools facing financial difficulties than in the past, the Florida Times-Union reports.

GRADUATION: The Bay school district sees some success with an alternative diploma program for students missing some graduation requirements, the Panama City News Herald reports.

ON THE INSIDE: Several Sarasota teachers find their niche teaching jail inmates, the Herald-Tribune reports.

[Last modified: Thursday, July 7, 2016 6:52am]


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