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Florida education news: Slurs, sunshine suit, budget cuts




SLUR: An administrative law judge upheld a teacher’s suspension for calling a Haitian student a “chocolate” boy, the Sun Sentinel reports.

SUNSHINE SUIT: The Martin County School Board has settled a lawsuit that accused its members of violating the state’s open records law, the Stuart News reports.

BUDGET CUT: The Duval County school superintendent has proposed an 80 percent decrease in funds for the Schultz Center , according to the Times-Union.

LOSSES: Immokalee students, teachers struggle with deaths of 10 students in two years, the Naples Daily News reports.

MIDDLE SCHOOL CLUBS: The Lake County School Board votes to approve extracurricular clubs in middle schools, according to the Orlando Sentinel.



[Last modified: Tuesday, March 12, 2013 2:42pm]


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