Speaking of rising…
Students in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties – three of Florida’s largest school districts – could enjoy a little more shut-eye alongside their peers in the state’s less populous areas.
State lawmakers are advancing legislation requiring school districts to set start times for middle schools no earlier than 8 a.m.
For high schools, the start time would be no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
– Jesse Scheckner, Florida Politics