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School recess bill still alive in Florida House... but changes coming

A House committee will consider the bill and has some hefty changes in mind, which might not leave all “recess moms” happy.

Education

Barry University faces up to $8 million revenue gap. What happens next?

Barry University’s president, Sister Linda Bevilacqua, held forums with faculty and staff members on Friday to discuss a projected 2017 budget gap of up to $8.6 million and accompanying cutbacks, including eliminating 25 staff positions, implementing a hiring freeze and closing the school’s Davie campus. She plans to meet with students on Monday.

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Teens from around South Florida gather for health summit at UM

About 1,400 students from all Miami-Dade high schools -- including Ransom and Gulliver - will be attending a Health Information Project session on Wednesday morning at the University of Miami's Watsco Center.
José A. Iglesias Miami Herald
Teens from around South Florida gather for health summit at UM 1:29

Teens from around South Florida gather for health summit at UM

Miami-Dade superintendent has 'grave concerns' about legislative proposal 2:57

Miami-Dade superintendent has 'grave concerns' about legislative proposal

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TLC's "Say Yes to the Prom" Comes to Miami

Florida lawmakers want to reform school assessment schedule 1:07

Florida lawmakers want to reform school assessment schedule