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Wendy Mcconnell

Teacher Information

School District: Brevard
Department: Generalist/Middle Childhood
Location: Merritt Island, FL
National Board Certified: Yes


The Latest Brevard News

Brevard EOC stands by on launch days should a rocket go awry
It's been 16 years since a rocket exploded off of Central Florida's coast.   On Wednesday, Channel 9 anchor Nancy Alvarez was with Brevard County's Emergency Operations Center officials as they monitored a launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. That launch came less than 24 hours after a NASA rocket exploded just after liftoff in Virginia.   The EOC in Brevard County is the most ...
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Palm Bay police investigate complaint on Brevard school board campaign signs
A dispute over campaign signs in the Brevard School Board District 5 race ended with a 911 call and a stop at the Palm Bay Police department, Local 6 news partner Florida Today reports. Both candidates — incumbent Andy Ziegler and challenger Denise Coyle — claim they grew fearful after they spotted each other while driving late Monday night to check on their campaign signs. Palm Bay Police have ...
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Group wants more protection for gay, lesbian students at Brevard County schools
A group in Brevard County is asking the school district to do more to protect gay and lesbian students from bullying. The group is planning to ask the school board on Tuesday to amend its nondiscrimination policy to include sexual orientation and gender identity. Channel 9's Melonie Holt spoke to some of the people pushing for the change, who said it's long overdue. The group also said the ...
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Teacher asks Brevard County school board to recognize gay marriage
A high school science teacher wants his marriage to another man to be recognized by Brevard Public Schools. And on Tuesday, he called on the Brevard School Board to change its non-discrimination policy to include sexual orientation and gender identity. Daniel Wall-DeSousa told Local 6 news partner Florida Today that he believes changing the policy would create a trickle-down effect, from ...
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Wild pigs wreak havoc in Brevard County neighborhood
Wild pigs are wreaking havoc again in Brevard County. Residents in the Sawgrass at Suntree said the pigs are pests and they hope a private trapper can put a stop to it. Eight have already been caught. Large traps were placed throughout the landscape.  Resident Claudia Russell said, "They root up the lawn and make a mess of it." Russell said it's her neighbors who have had to deal with the damage ...
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Wendy Mcconnell's Teaching Location

Wendy Mcconnell's Location
Wendy Mcconnell
Merritt Island, FL

The Latest Merritt Island News

FL teen dies after skateboarding accident
A 17-year-old Satellite High student has died after head injuries she received in a weekend skateboarding accident on Merritt Island.
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‘Are You The One’ Season 2 Premiere: Shocking Twist Brings More Drama
‘Are You The One’ is back for its second season of hooking up, blacking out, screaming, fighting and truth-boothing.
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Gather your family stories: It's a gift for generations
It's not even mid-October, but these days Halloween seems to begin in August, and Christmas starts soon after. Thanksgiving is in danger of become "the day before Black Friday."
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Dog attacked by loose pit bulls inside fenced Graham back yard
GRAHAM — A Pierce County couple thought their dog would be safe in their gated backyard but hey were wrong. Two pit bulls got into their yard and surrounded their dog, Jack. Now neighbors worry the pit bulls could be returned to their owner. Eight-year-old Jack is all fixed up after an emergency visit to the […]
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East Haven Officer Shoots Dog After Being Attacked
An East Haven Police officer had to shoot in self defense after a dog attacked him early Tuesday morning, according to police. Police said an officer was on patrol around 2:45 a.m. near Oceanview Towing on Coe Avenue when he observed a roaming dog near the street. When the officer got out of his vehicle […]
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