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Strong Demand for Florida's Latest Educational Option

Posted: 07/24/2014 - More than 1,100 Florida parents of students with significant special needs including autism, Down syndrome and cerebral palsy have begun applications for a new type of K-12 scholarship that allows them to individualize their child’s education.

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Seminole Express Bus Routes Revised for Improved Service

Posted: 07/24/2014 - Florida State University’s Transportation & Parking Services has teamed up with the City of Tallahassee and StarMetro to launch Seminole Express FAST — a revised slate of campus bus routes for “Frequent Accessible Simple Transit.”

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Tallahassee Mayor John Marks Joins Florida Mayors in New Anti-Bullying Initiative

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Mayors in Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Orlando, Daytona Beach and Fort Myers have signed onto a new partnership with The US Conference of Mayors and The BULLY Project as part of a major national initiative to develop local solutions-based responses to combat the epidemic of bullying in local schools.

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FSU Research Links Bad Diet to Loss of Smell

Updated: 07/21/2014 - Could stuffing yourself full of high-fat foods cause you to lose your sense of smell? A new study from Florida State University neuroscientists says so.

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FAMU Professors Awarded $100K National Science Foundation Grant

Posted: 07/21/2014 - Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the National Science Foundation Division of Materials Research to fund a project entitled “EAGER: Magnetic Interrogation of Mesoscale Materials.”

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Leon County Teachers Preparing for New Standards

Updated: 07/15/2014 - Teachers are calling new standards in Florida 'more rigorous'. Teachers and administrators in Leon County are gearing up for them for the upcoming school year.

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FSU Robotics Engineer Wins NSF Career Award

Posted: 07/15/2014 - A Florida State University mechanical engineering professor has received a highly competitive grant from the National Science Foundation to build faster, more agile robots to both run and climb across several different terrains.

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PSC Names Leon County School Board as 'Helping Hand'

Posted: 07/15/2014 - Florida’s Public Service Commission is recognizing the Leon County School Board as a PSC Helping Hand for helping raise awareness about the Lifeline Assistance telephone discount program and for promoting energy and water conservation student education.

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Big Bend Schools Earn "A" Grades

Updated: 07/11/2014 - The number of elementary and middle schools earning a preliminary "A" grade increased 7 percentage points over last year in the final year of the current grading system.

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FAMU Law School Meeting Standards

Updated: 07/11/2014 - The law school at Florida A&M University is meeting national standards and will maintain its accreditation.

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UF Could Pay up to $1.25M to Lure New President

Updated: 07/09/2014 - A consultant has told the University of Florida that it will need to offer a total compensation package of up to $1.25 million to be competitive in its search for a new president.

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Midway-Based Church Makes Donation for FAMU Scholarships

Posted: 07/07/2014 - Reverend Charles J. Scriven and the seven members of Corinth Christian Fellowship in Midway recently donated $1,000 to the scholarship fund at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU).

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