Monday, July 23, 2018
Education

Tampa Bay goes back to school, in 25 tweets

Students and teachers returned to school Thursday in Hillsborough and Pinellas counties. With an assist from Tampa Bay Times journalists, school district employees and Twitter, here's a look at how it went:

Gibbs High in St. Petersburg celebrates its 90th year:

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Pinellas superintendent Mike Grego rises early:

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Back at Gibbs High:

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Meanwhile in Pasco County … :

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Click on this tweet to get the full story:

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At Plum Elementary in Clearwater:

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At McMullen-Booth Elementary in Clearwater:

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At Safety Harbor Middle:

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Click on this tweet to see video from Mort Elementary in Tampa:

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Click on this tweet to see video of the "clap-in" at Potter Elementary in Tampa:

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Pinellas superintendent Mike Grego at Pinellas Park High:

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Click on this tweet to see Plant High students who love their library:

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Principal Ovett Wilson is excited on the first day at Van Buren Middle in Tampa. Click on the tweet:

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At Morgan Fitzgerald Middle in Largo:

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First day of kindergarten at Cimino Elementary in Valrico:

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Hillsborough superintendent Jeff Eakins visits Buckhorn Elementary in Valrico. Click to see video:

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At Ponce de Leon Elementary in Clearwater, principal Stephanie Blackman talks about plans for state-mandated recess:

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