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Classroom in new building

FSC Dedicates Center for Early Childhood Learning and Health, New Home for School of Education

Collaborative initiative will bring together Schools of Education and Nursing and Health Sciences.

Teacher at Roberts Academy

FSC is Among State's Highest Performing Private Schools in Teacher Certification Exams

Test-takers from FSC's Elementary Education K-6 program scored highly in all four required subject areas.

Jeanne Robertson

Roberts Academy Mother's Day Luncheon with Humorist and Author Jeanne Robertson

Sharing a wide range of Southern-style observations while displaying a charmingly revved-up comic persona, professional speaker Jeanne Robertson entertained a large, receptive crowd at the sixth annual Roberts Academy Mother’s Day Luncheon in May.

Middle schools

Partnership Allows Middle School Educators To Earn Degrees from FSC at No Cost

New arrangement for no-cost degrees announced between Florida Southern and local middle schools.

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Florida Southern College starting new early learning-pediatric health program

Florida Southern College is establishing a unique interdisciplinary program pairing early childhood education and pediatric health. The college believes it’s the first of its kind in the United States.

Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd

Polk Superintendent Byrd Presented Circle of Leaders Award

Recognizing her exceptional leadership at a difficult time for education, Polk County School Superintendent Jacqueline M. Byrd was presented the inaugural Circle of Leaders Award from the School of Education at Florida Southern College.

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FSC Among Best for Teacher Certification Exam Prep

According to new figures from the State of Florida, the School of Education at Florida Southern College is the best among private schools in Florida for preparing teachers to pass the Florida Teacher Certification Examination.