Updated: 03/25/2014 - The Leon County Sheriff's Office spokesman says deputies were trying to arrest a man in the 2900 block of Mission Road when he took off running.
Updated: 2:54 PM - The ongoing backlash against the contentious standards has prompted state officials and the Florida Legislature to act.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - As federal health officials are aggressively courting young adults to sign up for health insurance with celebrity endorsement and hip social media campaigns, they're also getting help from the very demographic they're targeting.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - The Florida State University Presidential Search Advisory Committee announces the following public meeting to which all persons are invited.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Unprecedented Education Funding, $500 Million in Tax Relief, $3.2 Billion in Reserves
Posted: 03/19/2014 - Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is urging state officials to stay the course on Common Core education standards despite what he called an "avalanche" of criticism from those who oppose them.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) named Florida A&M University (FAMU) graduate student Julian Coakley a 2014 “Advocate of the Year” at its national policy conference in Washington, D.C. The conference was held March 2-4.
Posted: 03/18/2014 - During today’s meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott discussed how important it is to make getting a college education affordable for all Florida families.
Updated: 03/17/2014 - Florida’s new assessment tool will assess student progress on new Florida Standards
Posted: 03/14/2014 - College of Education faculty members receive funding from Gates Foundation
Updated: 2:55 PM - Osteopathic medical students would get access to a long-standing medical scholarship and loan program under a legislative proposal now headed to Gov. Nathan Deal.
Posted: 03/13/2014 - The College of Education recently received approval from the Board of Trustees to offer a Master of Education degree in curriculum and instruction beginning this fall.
Posted: 03/13/2014 - BCMS ECHOES students enjoyed spending time with a few of the residents at the Presbyterian Home in Quitman.
Updated: 03/13/2014 - Envision Credit Union today presented America’s Second Harvest of the Big Bend with $9,400 to fund meals for approximately 300 students during the spring break holiday. An additional $600 was donated to purchase a book for each child receiving meals, for a total donation of $10,000.
Posted: 03/12/2014 - School Board Members are ordinary people who have an extraordinary dedication to our public schools.