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Florida education news: Teacher views, soccer stadiums, coding classes and more



FROM THE INSIDE: Three Pinellas teachers talk about what it's like to work in Pinellas' segregated, underachieving schools.

ON BOARD: The Hernando School Board gets a new student representative.

STICKY FINGERS: A Hernando teacher is arrested on accusations she stole medication from other teachers' purses.

SOCCER DEAL: The Miami-Dade school district could become a Major League Soccer partner with David Beckham, the Miami Herald reports.

BACK TO SCHOOL: Florida school districts migrate to earlier start dates after state law is changed, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

DISCIPLINE: Two Escambia students accused of pulling another student's pants down will not return to their school, the Pensacola News-Journal reports.

EARLY LEARNING: Activists seek to organize a Children's Services Council for Alachua County, the Gainesville Sun reports.

COMPUTER SKILLS: Some Florida State University students will teach coding to children at two Leon middle schools, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.

[Last modified: Thursday, October 22, 2015 6:49am]


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