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2014-12-16 23:04:56

FDOE site features interactive news and video gallery and integrated social media Orlando, Fla.

2014-01-13 08:27:12

- Dept. of Education, Dept. of Health, Florida Blue and Community Volunteers Help Bring Celebration to Students - TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan.

2013-09-13 23:01:50

Implementing Common Core State Standards is the main focus for the 2013-2014 school year for Florida Department of Education.

2009-08-17 10:30:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill today announced that TABE CLAS-E(TM), the Company's English language proficiency assessment for adult learners, has been approved by the Florida Department of Education.

2008-10-08 03:00:22

By Baggerly, Jennifer Ferretti, Larissa K What is the impact of natural disasters on students' statewide assessment scores? To answer this question, Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) scores of 55,881 students in grades 4 through 10 were analyzed to determine if there were significant decreases after the 2004 hurricanes.

2008-07-08 12:01:02

By Lelise Postal, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Jul. 8--NEW: Find your school's grade with our 2008 Florida school grades database. Florida school grades were released this morning and the region's five F-rated schools all boosted their grades this year, the Florida Department of Education reported.

2008-06-17 06:00:33

By Marc Freeman, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jun. 17--State officials have cleared Village Academy of Delray Beach of any wrongdoing after a recent investigation of the school's fourth-grade FCAT writing exams. But two other campuses face scrutiny over different FCAT score sheets.

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