Florida STEM Program

Rep. Manny Diaz (R-Hialeah) wants to allow schools to hire people STEM expertise even if they haven't taught before.
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Florida wants to improve instruction in Science and Math, but it can be difficult to attract talented teachers.  One state lawmaker wants to open the classroom to people with advanced degrees—even if they don’t have a background in teaching.

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It was STEM Day at the Capitol Tuesday and students from across the state gathered with lawmakers to display their scientific achievements.