Tampa Bay School Districts Respond To Governor DeSantis' Executive OrderOn Tuesday, school districts in the area made announcements about whether students will be required to wear masks through the rest of the 2020-'21 school year.
Pasco County School District Requires Masks Through Rest Of School YearThe superintendent says he made a mistake when he claimed that the district’s ability to require masks depended on the state's executive order.
Parents React To Pasco County Schools Removing Online ProgramSome parents say they’re upset mySchool Online won’t be available next year, while others say students need to be back in the classroom.
Hillsborough County Schools Face $100 Million DeficitThe superintendent and school board members held a meeting Thursday morning going over the budget and how they plan to fix it.
Bomb Threat Made Against Hillsborough Schools Thursday Morning Determined To Not Be CredibleParents of children in Hillsborough County Public Schools received an automated message Thursday morning stating an anonymous bomb threat has been made.
Pasco Teacher: 'These Kids Are Unnecessarily Struggling To Get Through The Day'Pasco County education officials recapped the first week of learning by speaking with the superintendent's staff about what they saw.
Hillsborough County School Board Schedules Emergency Meeting TomorrowThe Hillsborough County School Board will hold an emergency meeting Friday at 8am to decide if Hillsborough County Schools will reopen August 31, 2020 as planned.
Pasco County Schools Cover Last Minute Details Before School ReopeningIt was the last board meeting for Pasco County district officials Tuesday before students arrive back on campuses the following Monday. The Pasco County Board Member meeting covered all last-minute details.
President Trump Visits South Florida, Discusses COVID-19, Schools And VenezuelaSkylar Henry reports from the White House that President Trump briefly addressed the coronavirus pandemic during a visit to U.S. Southern Command. President Trump confirms, "...before it hit, we were doing really well, and we're still doing very well but now we're getting back on track."
Historic Pay Raise For Florida Teachers Signed Into LawLieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez. “I am proud to support this historic pay increase, which recognizes the value of investing in our teachers.”
Gov. DeSantis Announces Recommendations To Reopen Florida Education SystemsGovernor Ron DeSantis and Commissioner Richard Corcoran's recommendations for local communities to consider as they finalize plans to re-open safe and healthy schools that are set up for success.
Pinellas Cty. Schools Plans To Reopen: Major Changes ConsideredDuring the summer bridge period, the district distributed 26,000 computers and other devices to students for continued education.
Bayside: The Hillsborough Education Foundation (9/28)