Florida education news: Charter schools, NIMBYism, sales tax and more
CHARTER SCHOOLS: The head of a virtual charter school in Palm Beach and Broward counties is under investigation for allegations of misusing school funds, the Sun-Sentinel reports.
"THE BIGGEST CRISIS": St. Johns schools face a critical referendum on capital projects funding, the St. Augustine Record reports.
HANDS-ON: Some Miami-Dade kindergartners get up-close gardening lessons, the Miami Herald reports.
DISCIPLINE: A Palm Beach bus driver will be fired over accusations he sexually harassed a student, the Palm Beach Post reports. * A Polk teacher is arrested on charges of showing obscene material to minor students, the Ledger reports.
TURNOVER: Key Marion school district administrators will retire this fall, the Ocala Star-Banner reports.