POSTED: Dec 11, 2019 at 11:29 PM She has only been teaching art for a few months, but Venice Elementary School teacher Heather Young pulls from more than 20 years of experience as a classroom ... continue reading
POSTED: Dec 10, 2019 at 2:10 PM Sarasota attorney Dan Bailey Jr. extolls the lifelong impacts of being a student in Sarasota schools from kindergarten to high school. Keep reading.
POSTED: December 3, 2019 at 1:02 PM Todd Brown, a 2019 Teacher of the Year, says teaching is a science, a mastery of subject matter, but it’s also an art. And it is innovation that ... continue reading
POSTED: Nov 26, 2019 at 9:49 AM Excited, encouraged and exhausted. I felt all of those during my turn as Sarasota County’s 2019 “Teacher of the Year.” As my year of representing our district’s teachers ... continue reading
POSTED Nov 12, 2019 at 8:49 AM Richard Barnhouse, vice president of student services and enrollment management at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota, says persistence is a complex issue baked into educators. Keep reading.
Posted NOV 5, 2019 at 8:13 AM It has been a long time since a high school diploma could help new graduates land decent-paying jobs. Today’s reality is that local and nationwide employers are frustrated ... continue reading
Posted OCT 29, 2019 at 12:49 PM A University of Florida environmental engineering student says a scholarship from the Education Foundation of Sarasota County took enormous pressure off her family. Keep reading.