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Escambia schools needing most improvement in faculty

Escambia schools needing most improvement in faculty

Combining the lower evaluation levels, we get a picture of which school's need the most help for their faculty: School Needs Improvement 3 years Developing Unsatisfactory Combined LINCOLN PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 17.6% 5.9% 0.0% 23.5% MONTCLAIR ELEMENTARY [...]

Results are slightly better for middle and high when highly combined with effective

Results are slightly better for middle and high when highly combined with effective

          If we want to more lenient in how we look at the evaluations, we can combine the highly effective and effective percentages: School Highly Effective Effective Combined A. K. SUTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 32.4% 67.6% 100.0% L. D. [...]

Teachers evaluations by school

Teachers evaluations by school

Five elementary schools in Escambia County had higher percentages of teachers at the highly effective level. School Highly Effective Effective Needs Improvement 3 years Developing Unsatisfactory N. B. COOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 56.5% 37.0% 6.5% 0.0% 0.0% CORDOVA PARK [...]

UWF Trustees approve collective bargaining agreement

UWF Trustees approve collective bargaining agreement

The University of West Florida Board of Trustees unanimously voted to ratify the 2014-17 Collective Bargaining Agreement today during its quarterly meeting. This follows 16 months of negotiations between UWF and faculty members represented by the United Faculty of Florida. On Wednesday, Dec. 3, [...]

Pensacola State celebrates 35 years of its women’s basketball program tomorrow

Pensacola State celebrates 35 years of its women’s basketball program tomorrow

Pensacola State College celebrates 35 years of its women’s basketball program, including recognition of Vicki Carson, PSC’s first full-time women’s basketball coach, with several events Saturday, Dec. 13, at the Lou Ross Center, Bldg. 3, on the Pensacola campus. The public is invited to a [...]

Escambia County teachers grade below state average

Escambia County teachers grade below state average

Escambia teacher has fewer classroom teachers and school administrators evaluated as highly effective than the state averages, according to a report issued this week by Florida Department of Education. Across the state, 42.4 percent of the classroom teachers were evaluated highly effective, [...]

FSU teachers resigns over social media slurs

FSU teachers resigns over social media slurs

The Tallahassee Democrat reports that Florida State University College of Business senior lecturer Deborah O'Connor has resigned after she attacked a Facebook post using a gay slur and profane language. Colin Lively, a New York City-based consultant to the beauty industry, wrote positively about [...]

Discover Ukraine

Discover Ukraine

The Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council is hosting an opportunity to "Discover Ukraine" on Wednesday, Dec. 10, noon-1 p.m. at West Florida Public Library, Main Library, on Meeting Room "C" 239 N. Spring St. A group of young Ukrainian professionals, which include an expert in Ukrainian internal [...]

New app allows for cyberbullying, according to School District

New app allows for cyberbullying, according to School District

Malcolm Thomas, Superintendent of the Escambia County School District, issued a press release today that his some of his middle school and high school students are using an app “After School - Funny Anonymous School News For Confessions and Compliments." The app is described as “an anonymous [...]

Breaking news: UWF faculty vote to ratify collective bargaining agreement

Breaking news: UWF faculty vote to ratify collective bargaining agreement

Yesterday afternoon, Jonathan Fink, the vice president for Bargaining and Chief Negotiator for the University of West Florida faculty, notified his colleagues that the union had voted unanimously, 82-0, to ratify the 2014-2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement. "We believe this contract has many [...]

Letters show contentious nature of Pensacola State College faculty negotiations.

Letters show contentious nature of Pensacola State College faculty negotiations.

The labor attorney for Pensacola State College accused the Pensacola State College Faculty Association (PSCFA) of inappropriately seeking student support in its labor dispute with the community college after the school newspaper reported on the negotiations impasse. Inweekly has obtained a copy [...]

Student newspaper challenges Pensacola State College administration

Student newspaper challenges Pensacola State College administration

InsideHigherEd.com reports today that The Corsair, the award winning student newspaper at Pensacola State College,is locked in a battle with the school's administration in its effort to report on the collective bargaining negotiations with the faculty. "Administrators at a Florida community [...]

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