Tag Archives: Orange County School Board

[OPINION] Schools Postponing Fall Sports is the Wrong Move

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Orange County Public Schools has announced its indefinite postponement of all fall sports due to COVID-19. That’s the wrong move. Football. Swimming. Golf. Marching Band. Bowling. Cross Country. Add them to the list of relics of society stolen by coronavirus, or rather, the OCPS School Board. The country is in…

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The Network for Public Education Action endorses Johanna López for Orange County School Board

Orlando, FL — The Network for Public Education (NPE) Action, the national political arm of the pro-public education grassroots organization Network for Public Education, has endorsed Colonial High School Teacher Johanna López in her bid to represent District 2 on the Orange County School Board. In a press release announcement, NPE Action states, “The Network for Public Education…

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School Board Member Christine Moore Qualifies for County Commission District 2 Race by Petition

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – On Wednesday, Orange County School Board member Christine Moore qualified by petition to have her name placed on the ballot for the Orange County Commission District 2 race, according to the Orange County Supervisor of Elections office’s website. Moore joins Mark Byrd, Fred Brummer, and Patricia Rumph as the fourth candidate to…

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VIDEO: Orange County School Board Chairman Bill Sublette Launches His Campaign for County Mayor

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Orange County School Board Chairman Bill Sublette launched his official campaign for Orange County Mayor in a press conference in the lobby of the First Green Bank in downtown Orlando Monday. In his press conference, Sublette announced that he plans to employ his extensive experience with the Orange County School…

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Impressive Education: Andover Elementary School Integrates Covey’s ‘7 Habits’ into Curriculum

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – This morning I observed a “wow” moment at Andover Elementary School in East Orange County. Many of us have either heard of or read Stephen R. Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, a book/tool which chronicles the behavior patterns of people who include processes in their everyday and…

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