Three superintendent candidates want post appointed
Three of the four candidates running for school superintendent, including incumbent Jackie Pons, say they would support making the top schools post an appointed position.
District: 12 Orange County schools sharing principals
Two Orlando elementary schools, Fern Creek and Princeton, are sharing a principal this year as part of the district's "master principal" program, in addition to the 10 schools reported last Wednesday by the Orlando Sentinel.
Broward closes schools Thursday as hurricane approaches; Miami-Dade still waiting
With Hurricane Matthew brewing on the horizon, Broward County announced Tuesday evening that schools would be closed on Thursday and Friday, but remain open Wednesday during the day. After school activities and evening classes on Wednesday have been canceled.
Teacher shortage prompts worries from Orange parents
Substitute hopping" is becoming a back-to-school tradition for Tracy Barkman's family.One instructor will take the helm of her daughter's class at Kaley Lake Como Elementary School, only to be replaced by another after a few days or weeks.