Links from the paper for Aug. 3
Who's teaching your kids, Section A: A St. Petersburg Times analysis has found that poor students in the Tampa Bay area are less likely than their affluent peers to be taught by national board-certified teachers, who are widely considered the best. We've created a searchable list of board-certified teachers and a look at how many are in each school in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties.
An interview with Obama: Political editor Adam Smith got some time with Sen. Barack Obama when he was in St. Petersburg on Friday. Here's some audio from the interview.