Basics Insights send parents the right message


  • January 13, 2021
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   early-learning
Babies' brains develop stronger when parents and caregivers read, talk and sing with them early and often.
Data show that the texts can give parents important nudges to do more to help build their child’s brain.

Philanthropists invest $30,000 in early learning playspace


  • January 8, 2021
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,education
Moreno Court play space rendering
Sitton, Bear and Kugelman families donate $30,000 toward a nature-theme playspace to benefit Moreno Court families in West Pensacola.

Reflecting on EntreCon® 2020 and the Year of Digital Events


  • December 21, 2020
  • /   Morgan Milbradt
  • /   EntreCon Pensacola,entrecon,leadership,leadership-development,Training Development
Virtual  EntreCon® 2020
Whew. What a year it’s been — especially if you’re in the world of live events. And while the year looked different, what we’ve learned is that different isn’t “bad” and different doesn’t “suck” — it’s just, well, different. Change is inevitable. What matters most is how you

Santa’s Workshop Taps Studer Community Institute for Training and Support in 2021


  • December 17, 2020
  • /   Dottie DeHart
  • /   Training Development,leadership-development,leadership
Santa Clause working with the team at SCI!
Today, Santa Claus announced the minute they “wrap up” Christmas (yes, he loves his puns) Santa’s Workshop will engage Studer Community Institute (SCI) for some much-needed training in areas like engagement, teamwork, and communication.

Helping Lincoln Park students become brain builders


  • November 17, 2020
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning
Lincoln Park students receiving book bags
Lincoln Park students still getting tools to be sibling brain builders.

EntreCon® Kicks Off Next Week to Help Us Imagine a Better, Brighter Future in 2021


  • November 13, 2020
  • /   Michelle B. Griffin
  • /   EntreCon Pensacola,entrecon,Training Development,leadership
Hi from EntreCon's new platform, Degy World!
As the world is ready to imagine a better and brighter future, local nonprofit Studer Community Institute will make this a reality at its annual business and leadership conference, EntreCon®, presented by the Pensacola International Airport kicking off Nov. 18-19, 2020.

SCI partnering with Parent University


  • October 30, 2020
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,for-parents
Parent University
SCI is partnering with Parent University Pensacola.

Why We Must All Become Lifelong Learners…and How EntreCon® Makes It Easy


  • October 28, 2020
  • /   Dottie DeHart
  • /   EntreCon Pensacola,entrecon,Training Development,leadership-development
Lifelong learning matters — here's why.
Whatever our role in an organization—employee, middle manager, senior leader, contractor, etc.—ongoing learning is a crucial part of our path. We cannot wait for the company we work for to suggest or require it. We need to take the lead, to own our own training and developme

Light Up Learning supports early learning work


  • October 13, 2020
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   early-learning
Early learning staff and volunteers showcase Light Up Learning event
The proceeds from Light Up Learning support work in the community to to help build stronger brains in babies and better outcomes in school.

West Florida Public Library offers Halloween-themed events


  • October 5, 2020
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   early-learning
Holiday activités and events run through October at West Florida Public libraries
Halloween-themed events and activities fill West Florida Library calendar in October