Florida education news: EEOC complaint, Common Core opposition, student safety and more
ACCUSATION: A former Pasco department head files an EEOC complaint against the superintendent regarding her dismissal.
KILL THE CORE: State Rep. Ray Pilon, a Sarasota Republican, says he'll push to repeal the Common Core in Florida, the Herald-Tribune reports.
NO MORE COVERUPS: The Manatee district administration takes a needed strong stance on expectations of employees dealing with student safety, the Bradenton Herald editorializes.
SUSPENDED: A Florida International University fraternity is suspended after its Facebook page with conversations of drug deals and hazing goes public, the Miami Herald reports.
LAGGING: The latest round of ACT results shows Florida students behind their peers nationally, the Naples Daily News reports.
FAR FROM HOME: Seven Broward middle school students are dropped off eight miles from home by their bus driver, the Sun-Sentinel reports.
IT"S OVER: The Jacksonville Urban League has its federal Head Start grant removed amid concerns for child safety, the Florida Times-Union reports.
DISCIPLINE: A Bay high school athletic director is suspended pending termination over allegations that she had sex with a student, the Panama City News-Herald reports.
WAITING LISTS: Two popular Leon charter schools seek to expand, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.
GOOD TIMING: Alachua superintendent Dan Boyd tells the Gainesville Sun why he decided to retire.