October 25, 2014

Education

Safety

Most who encounter evidence of sexual abuse either don't recognize it for what it is or don't know what to do. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

The Evolving MBA

Worldwide, the number of applicants for MBA programs has flattened over the past several years, with one exception: The executive MBA, or EMBA, has remained strong. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

A Lifelong Endeavor

At a time when policy-makers are embracing the need for more technical skills among the workforce, Lewis Duncan is something of a paradox -- a scientist advocating the need for a liberal arts education. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

Classroom Struggle

A construction project to relieve school crowding is at a standstill - four years after talks first began. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2005

Sudden Impact

Rapid growth has prompted a number of central Florida governments to impose huge jumps in fees levied against new homes to help pay for road improvements, schools and other infrastructure made necessary by the growth. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2005

Degrees of Frustration

No one's happy in higher education these days. In the short term, the disquiet has to do with how power is distributed among the Legislature, governor, educational bureaucracy and administrators of the state's colleges and universities. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2005

Aid For Everybody?

In 1979, the state's private, non-profit colleges persuaded the Florida Legislature to create a package of financial aid available to Florida residents who wanted to attend Florida-based private schools. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2005

Cloud of Turmoil

In seven years as president of Edward Waters College, Jimmie Jenkins led the school from the brink of academic and financial bankruptcy to the threshold of respectability. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2005

Alternatives

Pinellas joins Orange and Bay counties in hiring a private company to deal with disruptive students. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2005

Charter Move

Five Lake Wales schools break off from the school district to form their own charter system. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2004

Taking Flight

Naval museum fund-raisers prepare for Flight Academy takeoff. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2004

The Music Man

Anthony Schembri is changing Juvenile Justice's tune. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2004

Steering Students

Economic educators enlist a Tampa firm to help teach students money management. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2004

Clicking for Credit

Florida high school students are flocking to online classes. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2004

Miami Gets New School Chief

The Miami-Dade School Board has selected Rudy Crew as its next superintendent. Crew, who led the New York City school system in the late 1990s, replaces former Miami-Dade county manager... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2004

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