Studer Community Institute Reports
The Studer Community Institute publishes reports focused on education and early learning. Read past reports via the links below or view downloadable PDFs.
Pensacola Metro Dashboard
SCI developed the dashboard in consultation with the University of West Florida, whose researchers helped us settle on 16 metrics that gauge the economic, educational and social well-being of the community.
TMW Tips: How To Build A Baby’s Brain
The tips offer practical advice for parents and caregivers to exposure young children to more words.
Meeting the Challenge
A visit to each of Escambia County's 11 low-graded elementary schools reveals challenges, hopes.
Quality From 0 to 5
As we learned, there are challenges in determining "quality," but recognizing and rewarding it — and making sure it is accessible — is something local officials are focusing on.
Pockets of Poverty
If an image is worth 1,000 words, the image below isn’t kind to Escambia County.
Progress Starts Here
At the county-by-county level, data from the Studer Community Institute Pensacola Metro Dashboard shows Santa Rosa facing growing pains and Escambia dealing with the impact of poverty on the community as a whole.
Dashboard 2015 What gets measured gets improved
The Studer Community Institute’s Pensacola Metro Dashboard update for 2015 shows progress in many areas — and work still to do to improve the quality of life in the community.
Early Learning Overview
In working with many local and state resources and experts, as well as utilizing resources from the University of Chicago, a leader in early brain development, the steps have been identified that will help every child be ready for kindergarten.
Complete Early Learning City Roadmap
Creating America’s First Early Learning City is the largest and most important construction project in the history of Escambia County
Updates on the 3Ts-Newborn implementation trial
A two-year research project shows video lesson can be a powerful tool to teach mothers.
Basics Insights Text Messaging: Overview and Estimated Impacts on Parenting of Children Aged Birth to 3
Analysis of the pilot group shows texting platform can nudge parents to do more brain-building basics.
Early Learning Initiatives
An Early Learning City is community that give parents the tools, advice and support they need to help their children be ready for kindergarten. From healthcare to business, everyone has a part to play.