Palm Beach County Schools

i-Ready Disaster: No iPad, Poor Mac Support For $5.7M Palm Beach County School Assessment System Until 2018-2019

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has learned that Palm Beach County’s nightmarish i-Ready $5.7-Million assessment system will continue its iPad incompatibility and poor Mac support through the 2017-2018 school year. Created and marketed by “Curriculum Associates” of North Billerica, Massachusetts, the Palm Beach County School District entered into a $5,701,822 contract for the i-Ready…

Calusa Elementary Rezoning Expected To Become Official Wednesday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School Board is prepared to approve sweeping changes to the zoning boundaries of A-Rated Calusa Elementary School. The changes will relocate groups of current Calusa students to other schools throughout the greater Boca Raton area. Whispering Pines, Addison Mizner, JC Mitchell and Sunrise Park students will also be…

Palm Beach County Schools To Pay $350,000 To Settle Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: USDOJ) — The Justice Department today filed a proposed consent decree with the Palm Beach County, Florida, School Board to resolve a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit brought by the department under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.   According to the department’s complaint, the board discriminated on the basis of…