October 23, 2016


Job No. 1: Education

High on Senate President Don Gaetz's agenda: Education reforms aimed at improving job prospects for students. Read more »
Published on 2/28/2013

Charter Schools: A Web Chat with Jonathan Hage

Florida Trend held a live web chat on the subject of Charter Schools. Read the transcript here. Read more »
Published on 1/10/2013

State College Presidents

Florida has more top-performing community colleges than any other state. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

New National Flight Academy targets STEM

Education in Northwest Florida Read more »
Published on 6/12/2012

A new paradigm for higher education in Florida

Both public and private colleges have grown more entrepreneurial in providing educational services outside the four-year, on-campus model. Read more »
Published on 6/4/2012

Saint Leo University's Captain Kirk

Based in a tiny town in Pasco County, Saint Leo University operates more like an entrepreneurial venture than a traditional university. Read more »
Published on 6/4/2012

Changes at the top of Florida's historically black colleges

It's a time of new leadership. Read more »
Published on 6/4/2012

New programs on Florida campuses

Colleges and universities around Florida are trying new programs to target the changing workforce and student needs. Read more »
Published on 6/4/2012

Education in Florida is undersold

Florida's gains in K-12 education are underappreciated. The higher-ed system is improving in places but still spotty overall. Read more »
Published on 5/3/2012

Florida MBA Standouts

MBA programs are broadening their reach in an effort to meet student and marketplace demands. Read more »
Published on 3/16/2012

O2B Kids offers a childcare 'super center' for families

Company founders Andy Sherrard and Danny Stevens offer recreation, education and fun at an all-inclusive membership rate. Read more »
Published on 2/16/2012

USF Polytechnic fallout

David Touchon is the interim leader at USF Polytechnic. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2012

Miami-Dade school system in a race to change

Work is focused on student performance -- as that helps determine teacher pay. Read more »
Published on 1/11/2012

University of Miami is betting on bioscience

UM's new Life Science and Technology Park opened in September Read more »
Published on 12/23/2011

Aviation innovation: Embry-Riddle sees green skies ahead

Embry-Riddle's Eco-Eagle takes wing. Read more »
Published on 12/21/2011

Telluspoint - tech venture - has licenses from UWF

Professors at University of West Florida created a new tech company. Read more »
Published on 12/21/2011

Valencia College - Out of the Shadows

Central - Valencia College - Out of the Shadows Read more »
Published on 11/4/2011

Florida Atlantic University turns 50

In 2011, FAU marks its 50th anniversary. Read more »
Published on 10/11/2011

Julie Young is a Principal Entrepreneur

How a restless assitant principal built the nation's leading online public school. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2011

Education is More than Textbooks

St. Lucie County's school district signed a five-year partnership with textbook publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Read more »
Published on 7/26/2011

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Mosaic's laser-beam measurement of sinkhole
Mosaic's laser-beam measurement of sinkhole

Last week Mosaic sent a drone with a camera flying above its sinkhole while the company lowered a measuring device using lasers into the hole to determine its width and depth. 

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