Sunday, January 24, 2021

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...

Libraries introduce online book club

With in-person book clubs on hold, the Volusia County Public Library system has a free, online book club that will allow residents to share...

Volusia delays school start date

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County School District voted to push back the start date of the 2020-21 school year to Aug. 31 during...

School Board leaves Turie T. Elementary behind

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Turie T. Small Elementary, at 800 South Street, was built in 1954. It’s the oldest school in Volusia County. Four generations of...

Schools reopening a ‘collaborative effort’

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis told reporters on Wednesday the Florida Department of Education should not dictate local school-district decisions,...

Masks should be required in schools, parents say

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES It’s summertime, and kids are set to return to school in August in Volusia County. Originally, schools were set to start on...