Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Education leader and board member spar over data, ‘union bosses’

BY JIM SAUNDERS NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran on Wednesday criticized “union bosses” and said Florida has been a model...

Embry-Riddle ranks high among nation’s aerospace programs

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES For the fourth year in a row,  Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus has claimed the nation’s No. 1 spot...

Daytona library closed after attack on employee

Burman P. Bedford, 55, has been charged with attacking an employee at the Daytona Beach Regional Library on Tuesday. He is accused of attacking...

‘WORKING SO FAR’

Volusia parents and teachers give good reports about students’ return to the classrooms. The school district announces a COVID-19 data dashboard. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES...

Mr. & Ms. Mentoring hosts back-to-school event for at-risk kids

A back-to-school event was held on Aug. 31 by Mr. & Ms. Mentoring, a nonprofit mental health intervention program for atrisk youth, at the...

Volusia students return to classrooms

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Thousands of Volusia County students returned to the classroom on Monday. It was the first time that local students had...

READING, WRITING, SANITIZING

A number of safety measures are in place for students’ return to Volusia classrooms. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES ‘We want to provide as safe of an...

Judge sides with unions on reopening Florida schools

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Accusing the state of ignoring the Florida Constitution, a Leon County circuit judge on Monday sided with...

JUDGE SIDES WITH UNIONS ON REOPENING SCHOOLS

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Dara Kam Corcoran TALLAHASSEE - Accusing the state of ignoring the Florida Constitution, a Leon County circuit judge on Monday sided with...

Teachers ponder early retirement as schools reopen

BY ANA CEBALLOS NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Dave Galloway, an Army veteran and sixth-grade science teacher in Jackson County, is used to assessing risk...