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Florida education news: Bullying, movie roles, school safety and more



BULLYING: Central Florida parents claim their schools underreport bullying incidents, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

ACTION! Some Miami middle school students snag roles in a locally made film with the help of their teacher, the Miami Herald reports.

PRIVATE SCHOOLS: Two Jacksonville Catholic schools will shut down as the diocese builds a new, larger one to serve the community, the Florida Times-Union reports.

CAMPAIGN TRAIL: Palm Beach school employees stump for the district's sales tax referendum, the Palm Beach Post reports. • The Florida Education Association outspends voucher proponents in state legislative races, Politico Florida reports.

SAFETY: Unsubstantiated rumors of violence prompt parents to pull dozens of students out of their Volusia high school, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.

HANDS ON: Students at a St. Johns middle school participate in a NOAA buoy research project, the St. Augustine Record reports.

[Last modified: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 6:51am]


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