Criminal That Targets Elementary Schools Is On The Run

Criminal That Targets Elementary Schools Is On The Run

  Polk County, Florida — A serious warning for parents and teachers in Polk County and surrounding areas. 38-year-old Don Cornelius Stephens, 39, described as being approximately 5’06” with an average build, and having a clean shaven head and face, has been identified as the suspect who entered three Polk County Schools removing personal property […]

The Florida Digital Classroom Initiative

The Florida Digital Classroom Initiative

  Lutz, Florida – Florida Senate Education Chairman John Legg (R-Lutz) filed Senate Bill 790 (Education Technology). Senate Bill 790 creates a framework for Florida’s digital classrooms through establishing a statewide policy centered on local control. The Florida Digital Classroom Initiative (SB 790 Educational Technology) includes the following highlights: •Provides key funding focused on improving […]

Government Urges Teachers To Go Easy On Misbehaved Children

Government Urges Teachers To Go Easy On Misbehaved Children

  Washington — Obama and his administration are now telling American schools that their discipline tactics are too hard on black and Hispanic students. The recommendations from the Obama administration came today with Reverand Al Sharpton side-by-side with Eric Holder. The civil rights advocates are claiming that the “school-to-prison” trend is due to overzealous school […]

Marion County Schools Could Lose Its Sports Programs

Marion County Schools Could Lose Its Sports Programs

    When the Marion County school district meets with the teachers union to discuss this year’s budget, coaches and club directors could be asked to take as much as a 30 percent pay cut. Supplemental contracts are paid to the coaches and others who lead the school districts extracurricular activities, and those payments range […]

Winter Springs Elementary School Smoked Out

Winter Springs Elementary School Smoked Out

An evacuation has taken place at Winter Springs Elementary School after an issue with the electrical system caused the school to smoke. The smoke was reported just before 10:30 a.m., Friday and the Seminole County fire department has been working every since to solve the problem. Students have been relocated to other buildings on campus […]

Steroids & High School Athletes? $42 Million In Testing?

Steroids & High School Athletes? $42 Million In Testing?

Steroid use has been one of the biggest topics in recent years when it comes to sports talk. Athletes from all over the sports world have been accused of using or have been proven to have used anabolic steroids at one time or another. Careers of some of the biggest names in sports have not […]

School Principal Arrested In Marion County

School Principal Arrested In Marion County

A Lake County Catholic school principal was arrested this weekend in Marion County after causing a crash while driving under the influence of alcohol. Florida Highway Patrol said, “Mary Ann Staley was trying to cross the eastbound lanes of SR 40 at 7th Street, when her vehicle struck the left side of 1994 four door […]

Sanford, FL Teacher Arrested For Drugs

Sanford, FL Teacher Arrested For Drugs

Sanford, FL– Teacher arrested on drug charges. Third grade Lake Mary elementary school teacher, Kimberly Witt-48 was placed on administrative leave following her arrest on drug charges. Witt was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Witt was riding in a […]