ITEN Wired tech summit comes to Pensacola Beach


  • October 3, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   training-development
Cybersecurity, tech makers, start-up tech, virtual environments, simulation, and robotics are all part of this year's ITEN Wired Summit on Pensacola Beach.

Lincoln Park always working to refine chemistry with staff, community


  • October 3, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,education,report-meeting-the-challenge
Student using a laptop
Staff works to harness each others strengths to make staff development, joint planning, parent involvement all work together to benefit the students.

TMW Tip: Talk all the time


  • October 3, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,TMW-Tips
Man feeding a baby
When your baby makes a sound, it’s her way of trying to talk to you. Answer back, even if you feel silly doing it. Every word you say is building her brain.

Florida SBDC hosts lunch and learn workshops this fall


  • October 3, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   training-development
The Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of West Florida is hosting lunch and learn workshops this fall featuring clients of the Center sharing their stories.

SCI TV Show: Promoting the importance of reading


  • October 1, 2016
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   video
SCI TV Show: Promoting the importance of reading

Impact of Pre-K on Florida children on UWF researcher's mind


  • September 30, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   education
Dr. Kalyan “Kal” Chakraborty, a new economist at the Haas Center at the University of West Florida, says a topic he wants to research is the impact of Florida's voluntary prekindergarten program on children.

TMW Tip: Praise the effort


  • September 30, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,TMW-Tips
Child playing with a number puzzle
Research shows that children who are praised for their effort are less likely to give up when faced with a challenge.

Get the lowdown on EntreCon and Get Started Pensacola


  • September 30, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   video
How are Get Started Pensacola and EntreCon teaming up nurture Pensacola's entrepreneurial spirit? Just watch.

TMW Tip: Build on 'baby talk'


  • September 29, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,TMW-Tips
Baby looking at the camera
Make the word fragments your baby starts to say into full sentences to help her learn more words.

The Fourth T of early brain development: Turn It Off


  • September 29, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   education
Among journalist Katie Couric's civic concerns are the