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Global Warming's Local Impact: Jacksonville

Top Rated Elementary Schools in Jacksonville
Unfortunately, Duval County is not one of the higher-performing school districts in Florida -- in fact Schooldigger.com ranks Duval County 56th out of 67 Florida counties. Nevertheless, there are many bright spots. For example, Jacksonville is home to four of the nation's top 100 high schools, and is also home to a number of high-quality...

Duval County Public Schools Quick Reference
Know what immunizations your child needs for school? Or where she'll catch the bus? Oh - and what's for lunch? If you've got questions about Duval County Public Schools, here's a quick reference.

Duval Schools Debut Portuguese, Dual Language Programs
Local educators and port officials prepare students for success in an increasingly global economy via two new language programs - One designed to have your kindergartner speaking, reading and writing two languages before he hits middle school.

Alligator Farm Named One of Sylvan Learning's Seven Summer Learning Wonders
Local historic spot honored for its creative, critter-friendly approach to education.

Safe Students in Schools Program Hits Home with Students
Safe Students in Schools Program Hits Home with Students

Duval County Public Schools Superintendent Ed Pratt-Dannals
As head of the nation's 20th largest school district, Duval County Public Schools Superintendent Ed Pratt-Dannals has his a big job on his hands. Under his leadership, Jacksonville's schools have launched a four-year strategic plan to ensure every Duval County public school student graduates with the knowledge and skills to succeed in post-secondary education and the workforce.

Duval County Public Schools Strategic Plan
In 2007, the Duval County Public Schools launched a four-year strategic plan to ensure every student graduates with knowledge and skills necessary to compete and succeed in post-secondary education and the workforce. Goals include recruiting top educators, engaging family and community support and establishing safe, secure and respectful schools.

Duval County Public School Board Members
Each of Jacksonville's public school districts is represented by a highly respected local business or civic leader. Learn about the individual representing your child's school district.

FCCJ Offers Three New Bachelor Degrees
Florida Community College at Jacksonville announces three new bachelor degrees in Nusing, Computer Networking and Supervision and Management.

Duval County's Magnet School Programs
Was your preschooler the first in her play group to belt out her ABCs from atop the monkey bars? Does your preteen have a knack for fixing electronics? Would your teen's sketches hold their own in an art museum? If your child displays leanings toward specific skills, talents and interests consider a magnet school program. Developed in the 1960s to encourage voluntary desegregation, magnet program…

Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra's Strings Program
An overview of the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra's strings programs.

University of North Florida Continues its Transformation
With four major construction projects underway, UNF continues its expansion to the tune of more than $173 million over the next three years. It's all part of President John Delaney's aim to make UNF a "destination" school.

Start Your Own Business in Jacksonville
Ready to jettison the corporate world and start your own business or buy an existing one? If being your own boss appeals to you, find out all you'll need to succeed at the University of North Florida's Small Business Development Center. Learn about creative financing sources, find a mentor and see testimonials from other locals who have dared to succeed.

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