Ian Turoff

Greece serves as summer classroom for Navarre science students

Greece serves as summer classroom for Navarre science students

Until this summer, Alison Loftis had never been outside of the United States. Her first time leaving the country was certainly one to remember as she joined a group of past and present Navarre High School students on a trip to Greece June 13-30 to help scientists with research. “It was really cool,” Loftis said. […]

Aquaponics system teaches sustainability, survival skills

Aquaponics system teaches sustainability, survival skills

AP Environmental Science teacher Ian Turoff just happened to be looking around online when he discovered a great idea for adding to his students’ educational experience of in the classroom. It’s called Project Feed 1010, an effort started by a teacher in Texas, and its purpose is to create a network of scientists, teachers, students […]

18 teachers win ACCELerator grants

18 teachers win ACCELerator grants

Eighteen teachers from Santa Rosa County schools have been named ACCELerator Grant Program award winners, nearly double the total from a year ago when only 10 received grants. “It’s exciting that we had so many chosen this year from one county,” said Jeffery Baugus, the math and science coordinator for the Santa Rosa County School […]