Category: Education

Brevard Public Schools Hourly Employees Making Less Than $15 an Hour Will Get Pay Raise

Brevard Public Schools hourly employees currently making less than $15 an hour will soon get a pay raise, Superintendent Dr. Mark Mullins announced during this morning’s School Board meeting. […]

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Florida Tech Researchers Look To Further Understand Algal Blooms During Latest Study

A new Florida Tech study investigates symbiotic relationships between bacteria and algae that can trigger the occurrence, or worsening, of harmful algal blooms. […]

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This Week Marks 50th Anniversary of Title IX, Protects Students from Gender Discrimination in Sports

This week marks the 50th anniversary of Title IX being passed into American law and helping create gender equality in sport. As a result of Title IX, any school that receives any federal money from the elementary to university level—in short, nearly all schools—must provide fair and equal treatment of the sexes in all areas, including athletics. […]

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WATCH: Eastern Florida State College Cosmetology Salon Offering Facials This Summer Through August 4

The Eastern Florida State College Facial Specialty program is offering facial services to the public. Walk-in services are available on a space-available basis, but appointments are recommended by calling 321-433-7550. […]

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Eastern Florida State Professor Joanna White Presents Solo Exhibit at Goggleworks Center for the Arts

Eastern Florida State College Artist and Professor Joanna White from Melbourne presents a solo exhibit at the Goggleworks Center for the Arts in Reading, Pennsylvania from June 27-July 25. […]

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Eastern Florida State College 28th Annual Minority Youth Golf Camp Big Success

Youths from around Brevard County recently participated in Eastern Florida State College’s 28th annual Minority Youth Golf Camp. About 28 children attended each day, learning from EFSC Head Golf Coach Jamie Howell and Instructors Roosevelt Jackson and Isaac Johnson. […]

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Florida Tech Students Samantha Sequeira, Ruth Nichols Named 2022 Astronaut Scholars

Florida Tech students Samantha Sequeira and Ruth Nichols have been named 2022 Astronaut Scholars, the prestigious recognition from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation that signifies they are among best and brightest STEM students in the country. […]

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Florida Tech Psychology Professor Vanessa Edkins, Allison Redlich Receive Lawrence S. Wrightsman Book Award

A System of Pleas: Social Science’s Contribution to the Real Legal System edited by Florida Tech psychology professor Vanessa Edkins and Allison Redlich received the 2021 Lawrence S. Wrightsman Book Award for best book in the field of psychology and law from the American Psychology-Law Society. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Employees and Their New Leadership Roles Announced

Parent engagement and reviewing the present and future for Brevard Public Schools was discussed during this week’s Brevard Schools Board Meeting and also during the meeting, the board appointed BPS employees to new leadership roles. […]

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Brevard County-Based Moms For Liberty Awarded Heritage Foundation’s Salvatori Prize for Citizenship

The Heritage Foundation awarded the 2022 Salvatori Prize for American Citizenship to Moms for Liberty, calling the Brevard County-based organization, “a group of devoted patriots and mothers dedicated to fighting for the survival of America by unifying, educating and empowering parents to defend their parental rights at all levels of government.” […]

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Odyssey Jr./Sr. High School’s Thomas Rebman to Receive American Legion Florida Teacher of the Year Award

Odyssey Jr./Sr. High School and the Palm Bay community have another reason to celebrate the 2021-2022 school year as middle school Civics teacher Thomas Rebman has been recognized by the American Legion Department of Florida as Educator of the Year for 2022. […]

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WATCH: Meet Courtney Lewis, Candidate for Brevard Public Schools District 2 Board Seat

Candidate for School Board of Brevard County District 2 Courtney Lewis stopped by the Mike Erdman Space Coast Daily TV studios in Merritt Island to speak on her campaign and the upcoming election season. […]

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Eastern Florida State Hosts More Than 500 Youth and Mentors at 28th Annual Summit of Seven Conference

Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne hosted the 28th annual Summit of Seven Conference from June 10 to 12, providing a series of life-changing community educational programs for over 500 of Brevard’s youth and young adults. […]

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Eastern Florida State College New Fiscal Year Budget Includes No Tuition Increase for 11th Straight Year

No tuition increase for students for the 11th straight year and pay raises for faculty and staff are among the key parts of the new fiscal year budget at Eastern Florida State College. The $82.6 million plan for Fiscal Year 2022-23 was unanimously approved Monday by the college’s Board of Trustees. It goes into effect July 1. […]

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WATCH: Eastern Florida State College Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for Second Student Residence Hall

Eastern Florida State College broke ground Monday on its second Residence Hall on the Melbourne Campus to meet the growing demand from students who want to live and study there. […]

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