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Broward Schools

Zero-Tolerance Policies May Do The Exact Opposite Of Their Purpose

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Zero-tolerance policies in schools may have zero point. That's the conclusion of a recent report from the Vera Institute of Justice, a nonprofit ce...

Broward Schools To Change Sex Ed Program

Sun Sentinel | Karen Yi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

Hoping to slash the staggeringly high numbers of HIV/AIDS cases in Broward County, the school district plans to require schools to offer a more inclus...

Why Everyone Should Learn From One Florida School District

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 11.05.2013 | Miami

MIAMI -- MIAMI (AP) — One of the nation's largest school districts has reached an agreement with law enforcement agencies and the NAACP to reduce th...

Bus Driver Inexplicably Drops Off Students In Wrong City

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 08.20.2013 | Parents

Several parents in Florida's Broward County School District are upset after a bus driver dropped their children off in the wrong city Monday afternoon...

Staggering Cost To Put Cops In Broward Grammar Schools

Sun Sentinel | Scott Travis and Karen Yi | Posted 02.20.2013 | Miami

In South Florida's middle and high schools, police officers have long been considered necessities. In elementary schools, they're often viewed as luxu...

WATCH: Did This Boy's Punishment Go Too Far?

Posted 02.18.2013 | Miami

Tears rolled down a boy's face Monday as he held a sign of apology in front of his South Florida school. Twelve-year-old Erol Faustin was suspende...

WATCH: A Moment Of Silence In South Florida Schools

Posted 12.17.2012 | Miami

Flags at South Florida public schools flew at half-mast Monday as the state's two largest school districts remembered the victims of the school shooti...

School Roofers, Painters Earn More Than Teachers In Fla. District

Posted 05.29.2011 | Education

Educators and parents in Florida say they're baffled and upset about pay inequality between teachers and laborers who work for the district. Accordin...