Illustration by Julia Landy

Students see varying results when adapting to new online school schedules

Every day junior Lily Lafone wakes up at 7:25 a.m. to get ready for school. Depending on which day it is, she’ll take any one of three AP classes. After school, she does her homework and attends either a Key Club, Best Buddies or FFEA […]

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A protester holds up their homemade sign made out of cardboard at the "Fund Our Future" rally in Tallahassee, Florida on Monday, Jan.13.

2020 legislative session allocates $500 million to increase teacher salaries across Florida

With the conclusion of the two-month 2020 legislative session in the Florida state Capitol, the legislature finalized a $92 billion state budget. Within the budget, Florida lawmakers reached an agreement to allocate more than $500 million to increase starting teacher salaries for the 2020-2021 school […]

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MSD Student donates stuffed animal

Photo taken by Bianca Navas

FFEA collects stuffed animals for Share Bear Donation Drive

From March 9 through the 13, Marjory Stoneman Douglas’ Florida Future Educators of America club ran the Share Bear Donation Drive, a schoolwide collection of stuffed animals that will be given to children in traumatic or emotional situations. MSD students were encouraged to donate new […]

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A poster advertises FFEA meetings. Photo by Tori Rosenthal.

Encouraging Education Careers at Douglas

Florida Future Educators of America (FFEA), maintains goals to build positive relationships while serving the school and community, as well as to prepare and encourage students that are interested in a career in education. “We do crafts, go to rallies, go to states in Orlando […]

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