Florida education news: Charter schools, credentials, constitutional amendments and more

CHARTER SCHOOLS: Marcus May, the founder of charter schools in several Florida counties including Hillsborough and Pinellas, is found guilty of using school billing and kickback arrangements to steal millions of dollars. • The Hillsborough County school district will offer a seminar Read More

Entrance exams needed in schools for teacher education – World Bank expert

MANILA, Philippines – Teacher education institutions (TEIs) should consider administering entrance exams for prospective students as a move towards improving the quality of teachers in the Philippines. World Bank senior education specialist Javier Luque aired this recommendation in a forum Read More

Why education about gender and sexuality does belong in the classroom

There is currently no consistent standard of sex, sexuality, gender and respectful relationships education across Australian schools. Each state and territory makes decisions about what they teach in schools. Additionally, religious schools have exemptions under anti-discrimination laws to decide how they approach Read More