Florida education news: Guns, evaluations, work load and more
EVALUATIONS: The Orange school district and teachers union agree to lower the requirements to earn top teacher evaluation ratings, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
MORALE: Broward teachers complain of being overworked, the Sun-Sentinel reports.
FINANCIAL AID: Collier high school graduates leave millions in college grants unclaimed each year, the Naples Daily News reports.
SCIENCE LESSONS: Florida State University donates $40,000 in lab equipment to Bay district schools to assist in physics education, the Panama City News Herald reports.
FOR SALE: The Miami-Dade school district puts a piece of prime downtown real estate on the market, the Miami Herald reports.
ADVANCED EDUCATION: Duval School Board members fight over International Baccalaureate magnets, the Florida Times-Union reports.
MAKEUP DAYS: Volusia schools will hold one makeup day after Hurricane Matthew, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.
CLASSROOM SPACE: Lake schools look to use portables to handle crowding while collecting funds to pay for new construction, the Daily Commercial reports.