Future business leaders shine at Amazing Shake

Future business leaders shine at Amazing Shake

It was an introvert’s worst nightmare. In the words of Woodlawn Beach Middle School’s Dean of Students Jeff Baugus, the second annual Amazing Shake contest was an awkward sell to teenagers. The event tested student’s soft skills in business through a series of speed-dating-style mini interviews in which they practiced their handshakes, eye contact, confidence […]

Education ‘stakeholders’ plan March for the Children

Education ‘stakeholders’ plan March for the Children

“We need to get back to preparing our kids for life rather than preparing our kids for the workforce,” local activist Debbie Gunnoe said. Gunnoe is a member of the Florida Citizens Alliance (FLCA), a group that opposes Florida Standards in education. FLCA, which is planning a march at on the state capitol next month, […]