Dee Dee Rasmussen Leon County School Board Approves Resolution Saying 'No' To Arming Teachers By Sascha Cordner • Mar 27, 2018 gatorinsc/iStockPhoto While a new law allows Florida schools to arm their teachers, the Leon County School Board has unanimously approved a resolution stating they won’t be doing that in their school district. Rasmussen, Wood Win Leon School Board Races By Lynn Hatter • Aug 30, 2016 LHatter / WFSU News Roseanne Wood is the newest member of the Leon County School Board and Chairwoman Dee Dee Rasmussen gets to keep her seat. Both women are already outlining their priorities. Political Squabbles Spill Over Into Leon School Board's Discussion Of $500M Budget Plan By Lynn Hatter • Jul 27, 2016 via educationnews.org The Leon County School Board’s plan to spend nearly $500 million in the upcoming school year is now available for review online. And it’s also at the center of two district-related offices up for election this year. Cannon, Sukhia Qualify By Petition For 2016 Ballot By Lynn Hatter • May 26, 2016 P. Cannon Two more candidates have qualified for the ballot. School Board contender Patrick Cannon and congressional hopeful Ken Sukhia are the latest to submit petitions in order to go before voters. Leon County Officials Re-evaluate School Start Times By Kate Payne • Dec 23, 2015 Pink Sherbet Photography/flickr / https://www.flickr.com/photos/pinksherbet/ Leon County School officials are taking another look at high school start times. Leon County Officials Re-evaluate School Safety By Kate Payne • Dec 21, 2015 MGN Online In the wake of recent bombs threats against New York, Los Angeles and Miami school districts, Leon County officials are re-evaluating school safety.