News for Education

Sunday, March 15, 2020
For the first time, the state of Florida is regulating hemp-derived CBD products. On January 2 2020, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) passed a new bill initiating mandatory inspections for all CBD retailers in the state. It is now mandatory that all Florida businesses selling hemp-derived products pass FDACS inspection to obtain a permit to sell CBD. This new ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, January 27, 2020
They teach different subjects at different grade levels at different schools, but the three finalists for Alachua County’s Teacher of the Year program all have a similar philosophy--their students need to know that their teachers care about them. Elementary School Teacher of the Year Kasey Norris is in her second year as a 5th-grade teacher at Alachua Elementary School, but she’s been working ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education