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Education news and notes from Tampa Bay and Florida

Florida education news: School Board elections, Head Start, budgeting and more

IN THE RACE: Five of seven Pinellas School Board seats are up for election this fall.

THRASHING ABOUT: Sen. John Thrasher's candidacy to become Florida State University president causes an uproar.

EARLY EDUCATION: Funding delays raise questions about the future of Head Start in Orange County, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

EQUAL FUNDING: Okaloosa school district leaders seek to change the district's budgeting model, the Northwest Florida Daily News reports.

CLASS HONORS: Bay schools end the practice of naming valedictorians and salutatorians, the Panama City News Herald reports.

TITLE IX: Manatee High School appears to have violated federal guidelines relating to sexual harassment and discrimination, the Herald-Tribune reports.

[Last modified: Sunday, June 8, 2014 7:50am]


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