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Education

Newpoint Investigation

Newpoint teachers told to find lawyers

June 16, 2015

Yesterday, the Escambia County School Board held a workshop. A former Newpoint teacher attended and reported on the discussion to his fellow teachers. The email was share with me: I attended the working group that started…

Education

District trails state averages on EOC assessments

June 13, 2015

The Florida Department of Education released the first set of standardized test results late Friday afternoon from the spring testing administration. Among the tests were the fifth and eighth grade science exams and end of course…

Education

AFCEA Pensacola Chapter Awards Ten College Scholarships

June 10, 2015

Press Release: The AFCEA Blue Angels Pensacola Chapter has announced recipients of the 2015 STEM scholarship for graduating high school seniors. Funds for these scholarships were a result of tremendous community support and sponsorship of the…

Newpoint Investigation

PS podcast: Bergosh on Newpoint scandal

June 3, 2015

Escambia School Board member Jeff Bergosh yesterday said on “Pensacola Speaks” that news that Newpoint Education Partners had fired its entire Pensacola Staff hit him like “a ton of bricks.” However, he was pleased that Superintendent…