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Boca Teacher Says Parents Are Huge Problem For Virtual Education

Teacher: Parents Need To Get Dressed BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Parents need to wear clothes, women need to wear bras, parents should stop smoking joints while their kids are on camera and kids themselves need to get out of bed, eat breakfast, and be ready to learn when the school day starts. That’s the […]

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BUS PROBLEMS MONDAY? Palm Beach County Schools May Face Transportation Issue

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School District Parents counting on the school bus to take their children to school Monday may be in for a rude awakening. Bus drivers, concerned over a lack of social distancing and sanitization plans for school buses in Palm Beach County may “slow drive,” get lost, or […]

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Combative, Angry Superintendent Donald Fennoy Blasts Teachers In Video Message

Palm Beach County School District Teachers Outraged By Video Message Sent Tonight BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School District Superintendent Dr. Donald Fennoy, at times slurring his words, blasted Palm Beach County Teachers in a Tuesday night message transmitted via YouTube. The message, sent to us by several teachers in the School […]

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SCHOOL AIR QUALITY FEAR: Are Palm Beach Schools COVID Spreaders?

COVID Concerns Continue, New Focus On Old Air Conditioning Systems. TEACHER: “IF ONLY PARENTS KNEW.” BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There is growing concern about the air quality in Palm Beach County elementary, middle and high schools just days before the Palm Beach County School District reopens for in-person education. A school district spokesperson told […]

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SCHOOL SPORTS: Palm Beach County School Board Wowed By Plan

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School District Athletic Manager Valerie Miyares and her team may find themselves running the entire school district if reaction to the “reopening school sports” presentation is any indication. While Palm Beach County School Superintendent Dr. Donald Fennoy and his team falter on creating a workable academic plan, […]

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COVID SCHOOLS: What Has Your Palm Beach County School Principal Told You?

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There is a massive planning problem in the Palm Beach County School District. While School Board members Wednesday night embraced an incredibly detailed plan for restarting school sports, created by the district’s Athletic Manager Valerie Miyares and her team, there continues to be an unprecedented void of information being shared […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY TELLS TEACHERS TO EAT LUNCH IN PERSONAL VEHICLES

ALSO: INFECTED TEACHERS MUST PROVE COVID-19 WAS CONTRACTED AT SCHOOL FOR WORKER’S COMP. HAS DISTRICT DECLARED WAR ON TEACHERS, STAFF? BY: ANDREW COLTON | EDITOR AND PUBLISHER BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District appears to be declaring war on its teachers and staffers, crafting ominous, oppressive language in a “rules” […]

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SANDPIPER SHORES ELEMENTARY TEACHER CHARGED WITH CHILD PORN POSSESSION

BOCA RATON TEACHER NOW IN PALM BEACH COUNTY JAIL UPDATE: POLICE REPORT NOW OBTAINED. LATEST HERE. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A teacher at Sandpiper Shores Elementary School in West Boca Raton is in the Palm Beach County Jail, charged with multiple counts of child pornography possession. The affidavit of probable cause continues to be […]

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NOT SO FAST: Palm Beach School District Says It Knows Nothing About September 14th Start

Palm Beach County Mayor David Kerner Reportedly Makes Statement, But School District Says It’s Been Told Nothing BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A local television station claims that The Palm Beach County School District is set to reopen schools for “in person” learning on September 14th, one week after Palm Beach County is set to […]

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PARENTS SHOCKED BY PALM BEACH SCHOOL DISTRICT CALL, SCHOOL DISTRICT SAYS “RELAX”

Decision Not Binding. Parents Being Asked To Guide School District, But Language Is Confusing, Concerning. OFFICIAL: Switching From Distance To In-Person Anytime Is Fine, May Take A Few Days To Process BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Parents of students in the Palm Beach County School District are receiving robocalls today from principals suggesting that they […]

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TROUBLE: Palm Beach County School District Portal Down As First Day Starts

Some Students, Teachers Unable To Log In School District Had Months To Get This Right, Parents Fuming UPDATE: Message provided by the School District: Some students are experiencing an issue with logging in to the Student Portal. The District is working to correct this issue quickly. In the meantime, please follow this simple workaround to ensure […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Starts Monday

Many Parents Surprised, Delighted By Full Day Live Learning BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District starts the 2020-2021 school year Monday with distance learning, but version 2.0 is coming as somewhat of a surprise to parents frustrated with lackluster “virtual” efforts in the spring. Elementary School parents reaching out to […]

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FLORIDA: Judge Again Sides With Teachers, Against DeSantis On Opening Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The “stay” issued when a Leon County Judge this week declared Florida’s demand that schools open for in-person education, or lose funding, has been vacated. It is a huge victory for the Florida Education Association — the organization that includes more than 150,000 educators in the state. A highlight from […]

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COVID-19: School Shooter Drills Modified When Palm Beach Schools Resume

Social Distancing Impossible In Bathrooms, Closets, Under Desks BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Code Red drills, drills required by the State of Florida to teach students want to do during a shooting or other calamitous event on campus, will be modified for social distancing. Law enforcement sources tell BocaNewsNow.com that the Palm Beach County School […]

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PALM BEACH SCHOOL DISTRICT: There May Not Be Enough Teachers To Reopen

School District Staffers “Livid” Over Oswald’s Refusal To Offer COVID-19 Infection Transparency Teachers, Bus Drivers Refusing to Return May Force School District To Reconsider Plan BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A senior Palm Beach County School District official tells BocaNewsNow.com that there is significant concern that teachers and bus drivers will be unwilling to return […]

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BULLYING? Did Omni Middle PTSA President Just Threaten News Media?

UPDATE (July 23, 2020 at 11:19 a.m.): We just received a statement from the President of the Palm Beach County Council of PTAs and PTSAs. She reports that Omni elected a new president in the spring and that the website is outdated. She also stressed that PTA’s promote child advocacy and respect. Please read the […]

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PALM BEACH SCHOOLS: NEW CALENDAR EXTENDS YEAR TO JUNE 18TH

EXPECT 2021-2022 TO START ON TIME, MAKING NEXT SUMMER EXTREMELY SHORT BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If the Palm Beach County School Board officially moves the first day of school during Wednesday’s meeting to August 31st, it will also move the “last day of school” to June 18th. That will become the latest “last day […]

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CORONAVIRUS: Palm Beach School District Expects Tech Problems During Virtual Learning

School District Prepares For 200K Kids, Parents Using Google Classroom, Launches Tech Support BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District is preparing for tech problems comes Tuesday morning when nearly 200,000 students are expected to start learning online. The vast majority will be relying on Google Classroom — many will be […]

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