Thursday, May 23, 2024

Tag: teachers

Teacher shortage: How it affects Florida’s schools (includes documentary)

To watch the accompanying video story, click here. For years, the national teacher shortage has been a major issue in schools across the nation....

Navigating the new normal: teachers reflect on the post-pandemic

The bell rings, marking the end of the day at an elementary school in Kendall. As kids file out of the classroom, Vivian Gil,...

Open Table looks into teachers’ lives during the teacher shortage (includes...

At the beginning of summer 2022, many schools revealed a difficult situation. The staff and more importantly, teachers resigned from their jobs, leaving more...

Uvalde teacher talks about surviving the school shooting (includes video story)

Uvalde, Texas teacher Arnulfo Reyes spoke out about what occurred on the day of the shooting. “ had a bulletproof vest," Reyes said of the...

Newsbreak March 22, 2022

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson opens with powerful remarks during her confirmation hearing. A Florida state trooper is attacked while making an arrest. DeSantis approves...

Florida Teachers and Parents Discuss the Future of Standard Assessments

A month after Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced plans to change the Florida State Assessment, or FSA, teachers, parents, and students wonder what comes...

Newsbreak, June 3, 2021

A shootout involving two children in Florida, Ron DeSantis signs the $100 billion state budget that includes the $1000 bonuses promised to teachers and...

Newsbreak, April 1, 2021

Virgin Galactic unveils a passenger spacecraft, witnesses continue to express guilt and grief in their testimonies on the fourth day of the Chauvin Trial,...

Florida’s essential workers: Where are they now? (includes multimedia content)

As we enter the sixth month of the coronavirus pandemic, essential workers continue to attend to the public’s everyday needs, leaving them overworked, mentally...

The year of the (starting) teacher

Lizette Guidi and Jocelyn Nerey, sisters and Miami-Dade teachers, have bittersweet feelings about the new law to raise teacher salaries. They’re happy that teachers are...