Education Politics

Escambia County Teachers of the Year

November 8, 2016

2018 Escambia School District’s Teachers of the Year     Jim Allen Elementary                         Lacey Brown   Alternative Education                         Naretha Evans   Bailey Middle                                     Erin Unruh   Bellview Elementary                           Janet Kay Spencer   Bellview Middle                                 Tyvanna Boulager   Beulah Academy of Science                Elizabeth…

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Studer on Effective Leadership [podcast]

November 4, 2016

Quint Studer discussed yesterday on “Pensacola Speaks” his upcoming column for the Pensacola News Journal. He pointed out some of the telltale signs when a leader isn’t being a leader: 1. Saying “That’s above my pay…


Trader Jon’s recreated by UWF Historic Trust

October 31, 2016

I toured this morning the Trader Jon’s exhibit in the T.T. Wentworth Museum with Rob Overton, Chief Operating Officer for UWF Historic Trust. In February 2015, I wrote an “Outtakes” on the need to bring back…


Santa Rosa nominees for Teacher of the Year announced

October 27, 2016

Santa Rosa Education Foundation is pleased to announce the thirty-three nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year. Nominees were selected by their peers at each school throughout the district. Marsha Lynn Schiller, Avalon Middle; Jennifer…


Florida TaxWatch honors top performing principals

October 20, 2016

Florida TaxWatch announced this year’s top performing principals, who help students achieve in Florida’s high-risk public schools. These nine principals will be recognized on Nov. 17, at the 4th Annual Florida TaxWatch Principal Leadership Awards in…