Florida education news: Student discipline, school leadership, classroom tech and more
DISCIPLINE: Black students attending Manatee County schools were three times as likely to be suspended as white students in 2015-16, the Bradenton Herald reports.
LEADERSHIP: A longtime Bay County educator steps into his first high school principal post, the Panama City News Herald reports.
IN MEMORIAM: A Volusia high school keeps a fallen alumnus in mind, the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.
DIGITAL CLASSROOMS: Santa Rosa schools get free software for all students and staff as the district becomes more technology-driven, the Pensacola News-Journal reports.
NUTRITION: A Sarasota middle school teacher looks for ways to improve her students' eating habits as a way to focus their attention on learning, the Herald-Tribune reports.