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Education news and notes from Tampa Bay and Florida

Florida education news: Classrooms, parties, legislative priorities and more



STUDENTS FIRST: The Marion County school district administration reorganizes to place more focus on classrooms, the Ocala Star-Banner reports.

MISLED: The Palm Beach school district warns families that an ad for a back to school party is not from the district, the Palm Beach Post reports.

BAD ACTS: An Orange County middle school teacher is arrested amid accusations he requested nude photos of an underage former student, WKMG reports. More from the Orlando Sentinel.

PRIORITIES: Escambia County education leaders ask their legislative delegation for changes in state law, the Pensacola News-Journal reports.

IN RETIREMENT: Former Leon County superintendent Jackie Pons quits the job he took to help keep him in the state's deferred retirement program, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.

ARRESTED: Three Leon County teens are arrested in connection with school vandalism, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.

[Last modified: Friday, January 6, 2017 6:43am]


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