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Studer Institute hires PYP exec

January 27, 2015

The Studer Institute announced today that Rachael Gillette will become its Director of Professional Development, effective Feb. 2. Gillette, former executive director for Pensacola Young Professionals, has worked in not-for-profit organizations in the Pensacola area for…

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Escambia County School District ranked 47th in the State

January 27, 2015

Niche, which was founded by Carnegie-Mellon University students, has public its rankings of the Best Public School Districts in Florida. A high ranking indicates that the district contains great schools with exceptional teachers, sufficient resources, and…

Education

More on CyberThon success: ‘You got pwnd. We own you.’

January 27, 2015

Press Release from School District: Cyberthon Challenges High School Info Techs PFHS Cybersecurity Students Fight Hackers With Teamwork “You got pwnd. We own you.” For most people working with information technology, seeing this message on a…

Education

Early learning programs gain attention of lawmakers

January 26, 2015

By MARGIE MENZEL THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA After failing last year to pass legislation upgrading the health and safety standards of Florida’s early-learning programs, lawmakers are beginning the process again for 2015. On Wednesday, Jan.…

Education

Context Florida: Unleash the power of school protests

January 26, 2015

by Catherine Shore Martinez Jeffrey Hernandez, “whiz kid,” Jeffrey Hernandez, evil genius, Jeffrey Hernandez, testing guru, Jeffrey Hernandez, miracle principal – all contradictory but all attitudes held by different factions in the tumultuous year of his…