The struggles that Head Start faces in Escambia County


  • March 21, 2016
  • /   Randy Hammer
  • /   education
More than 3,500 children in Escambia County qualify for Head Start, a federally funded program that serves children from birth to age 5.

Infographic: A VPK Primer


  • March 20, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,report-sci-early-education
Two children reading books in a classroom
A primer at a glance for voluntary prekindergarten.

How readiness weighs on VPK providers


  • March 20, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,report-sci-early-education
Teacher talking to students in classroom
As state education officials struggle with measuring kindergarten readiness, VPK providers too face consequences from the uncertainty.

Escambia County readiness rate scores


  • March 20, 2016
  • /   Ron Stallcup
  • /   early-learning,report-sci-early-education
Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten score chart
Find out why the readiness rate scores matter.

Are you a leader or a manager?


  • March 18, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   training-development
What are the critical differences between leaders and managers, and why is it important for you as a leader in your business to understand each?

Teachers make a difference


  • March 17, 2016
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   studer-community-institute
Teacher of the Year winners representing more than 20 Escambia County schools attended a daylong workshop to share their experiences, learn new things and build better and stronger relationships.

VPK — the open door to kindergarten readiness


  • March 15, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   education
Efforts are kicking off to help parents navigate registering, enrolling for VPK. Early Learning Coalition, Escambia School District offer help.

It makes sense to invest in preschool


  • March 15, 2016
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   education
Investing in early learning and high-quality preschool programs provides a win-win solution by improving outcomes for children and preparing our future workforce for economic competiveness, all while saving taxpayers money in the long run.

EntreCon: Quint Studer talks Business with Trek Bicycle Store


  • March 15, 2016
  • /   Rachael Gillette
  • /   entrecon
Quint Studer sits down with the owners of Pensacola Trek Bicycle Store

EntreCon: Talking Small Business with Superior Granite


  • March 14, 2016
  • /   Ron Stallcup
  • /   video,entrecon
Quint Studer talks about small business