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Florida education news: Fundraisers, school names, student registration and more



SUSPENDED: A Pasco teacher is suspended without pay while facing charges of marijuana possession.

DON'T GO: The Anna Maria Elementary PTO in Manatee County raises money to rehire a laid off P.E. coach, the Bradenton Herald reports.

NEW NAME: Duval superintendent Nikolai Vitti says he would support a new name for a school named after a KKK grand wizard if the public wishes, the Florida Times-Union reports.

CONTROLS: A volunteer committee will look into Palm Beach schools' annual problems with money handling, the Palm Beach Post reports. • A newly selected Orange high school principal was demoted in Palm Beach over credit card misuse, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

ONLINE ONLY: The Bay school district eliminates student registration on paper, the Panama City News Herald reports.

LOOKING LONG: The Monroe district restarts its strategic planning process after an unanticipated delay, the Keynoter reports.

BUDGET CUTS: The Flagler School Board cuts school material and supply budgets to almost nothing, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.

[Last modified: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 6:44am]


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