Rick Scott has signed a bill that will give parents of special needs students more say in their education. The law will take effect on Monday. This means that, come Monday, parents will have a greater say in how their special needs children's school curriculum is shaped.
If you've always wanted to work for a company with a shady academic track record and legal headaches, here's your chance. Mavericks High in Palm Springs, the newest in a chain of for-profit charter schools headed by Vice President Joe Biden's brother, is holding a job fair next Monday. Accordin ... More >>
A former special-education teacher at Mavericks High in Palm Springs has filed a whistle-blower lawsuit alleging that the charter school is inflating enrollment records and fabricating grades.Angenora Mechato's suit is the third whistle-blower case to be filed against Mavericks in Education Florida, ... More >>
Photo from FacebookAlexander Cheezem: an autism expert who does not support biting.First, there was Wendy Portillo, the Port. St. Lucie teacher who was censured for allowing her kindergarteners to vote an autistic child out of the classroom -- after each kindergartener was given an opportunity to ... More >>
Facebook.comHis students knew little about Williams' personal life.By day, he was Mr. Williams, the handsome, six-foot-four-inch teacher at L.C. Swain Middle School, always ready with a smile and a word of encouragement for the kids who struggled most.Calvin Williams, 41, was certified to teach s ... More >>