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Florida education news: Sports, testing, science and more



HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Florida lawmakers plan to take yet another pass at overhauling high school athletics rules. * Polk district officials say many student-athletes transfer schools for sports, the Ledger reports.

TESTING: Sen. Alan Hays sees "will in the Legislature" to reform state testing, the Daily Commercial reports.

DISCRIMINATION: The Miami-Dade school district settles a federal case alleging it discriminated against job applicants who are immigrants, the Miami Herald reports.

SUSPENDED: A Manatee teacher is placed on administrative leave after her arrest on drug charges, the Bradenton Herald reports.

SCIENCE LESSONS: Embry-Riddle students look to inspire Volusia fifth graders' interest in science, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.

[Last modified: Friday, November 6, 2015 6:39am]


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