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Florida teacher compensation deemed a ‘crisis situation’

Florida teacher compensation deemed a ‘crisis situation’

Florida has sunk even lower in the rankings for teacher pay to number 46, according to the National Education Association’s (NEA) annual Rankings of the States. On average Florida teachers are compensated $12,309 less per year than their peers across the country, according to the report released in April of this year.   Read the […]

School district faces rising cost for Food World rehab

School district faces rising cost for Food World rehab

The cost to remodel an old grocery store to house Santa Rosa School District offices is more than $3 million higher than originally estimated. Despite the unexpected cost increase, the roughly $8.3 million project to turn an abandoned Food World on U.S. Highway 90 in Milton into administrative offices for several departments is still the […]

West Navarre thrives off Learning Ally program

West Navarre thrives off Learning Ally program

Anne Hooper’s fourth and fifth grade Read 180 classes at West Navarre Intermediate School have made the most of their opportunity to be a part of the Learning Ally Great Reading Games contest. The 29 students participating in the seven-week event helped West Navarre finish fifth in the country in the contest this year. It’s […]