Florida education news: Robotics, online courses, principals and more
COMPETITION: The rookie robotics team from River Ridge High heads to world championships.
VIRTUAL SCHOOLING: Florida lawmakers again alter the state's online course graduation requirement, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
MUSICAL CHAIRS: Manatee principals shift as schools prepare to merge and close, the Bradenton Herald reports.
TRADITION: Palm Beach Jupiter High ends its annual tackle girls powder puff game after 50 years, the Palm Beach Post reports.
TESTING: Lake administrators worry about a planned earlier state science test in 2017, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
HACKED: Hackers redirect the Santa Rosa Education Foundation website to a porn site, the Northwest Florida Daily News reports.
CONSTRUCTION COSTS: Broward School Board members debate whether to replace or renovate aging school cafeterias, the Sun-Sentinel reports.
LABOR NEWS: The Leon Classroom Teachers Association gets new leadership, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.
JOBS: The Panhandle Area Education Consortium will have a job fair to help bring teachers to rural and low-performing schools, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.