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Pinellas County school officials call on legislature to make improvements to public ed listen

11/20/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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Tags: Pinellas County Schools, Peggy O'Shea, Michael Grego, Dwight Dudley, education


Pinellas County School Board members rubbed shoulders with state lawmakers Wednesday morning in hopes of getting some of their priorities heard in Tallahassee. During a breakfast served up by culinary students at the Clearwater PTEC campus, Pinellas School Board member Peggy O’Shea hopes to get additional resources to expand career-driven curriculum.

“Because then kids leave high school with job skills, true job skills that they can take into the workforce and come out with a better futu...

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