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Education news and notes from Tampa Bay and Florida

Florida education news: Testing, superintendents, dads and more



TESTING: Florida schools get a first look at how their students performed on the spring Florida Standards Assessments.

SUPERINTENDENTS: Hernando School Board members debate whether to renegotiate superintendent Lori Romano's contract.

STRIKE UP THE BAND: Pasco River Ridge High gets a new band director with local roots.

DADS DAY: Fathers head to school as part of a statewide push to get them more involved, the Orlando Sentinel reports. More from the Daytona Beach News-Journal.

OVERSIGHT: A Duval student with autism goes missing from her school, the Florida Times-Union reports.

FUNDING: Lake County increases its school impact fee to one of the highest rates in Florida, the Daily Commercial reports.

COMMON CORE: Florida's academic standards could become a factor in state legislative races, Politico Florida reports.

[Last modified: Thursday, October 1, 2015 6:46am]


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