Florida education news: Degrees, gifted education, magnet schools and more
DOES A DEGREE MATTER? The Tampa area's education level rose during the recent recession, but didn't necessarily translate into good jobs for those well educated residents.
GIFTED EDUCATION: The Orange school district is preparing two magnet schools for the gifted, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
PLANNING TIME: Lake County teachers accuse the district of violating their contractual rules for planning and early release days, the Daily Commercial reports.
SCHOOL GRADES: A Collier high school doesn't get its tentative state grade because of a technical error at the state, the Naples Daily News reports.
ADULT EDUCATION: Broward County libraries will begin offering an online high school diploma program with career training, the Sun-Sentinel reports.