Florida education news: School grades, summer school, ESOL and more
SCHOOL GRADES: The credibility of Florida's accountability system could hang in the balance as leaders explore modifications to the school grading formula.
SUMMER LEARNING: Struggling Pinellas students get an extra dose of reading, math and science in the district's new Summer Bridge program.
OPEN UP: The Pinellas school district needs to become more transparent in its operations, the Times editorializes.
FRUSTRATION: Hundreds of Orange County students still learning English get trapped in ESOL programs, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
LABOR NEWS: PERC rules that the Marion school district can deal directly with substitute teachers outside collective bargaining, the Ocala Star-Banner reports.
OPEN DOORS: Technology helps Miami-Dade students with disabilities learn more skills for life, the Miami Herald reports.
NEVER FORGET: Brand new Booker High in Sarasota has a room set aside for the school's long history, the Herald-Tribune reports.