• News for Education

    Friday, May 20, 2022
                       Learn More About Protecting and Preparing Your Employees for a Potential Active Shooter Incident     To follow up on our recent Educational Webinar that focused on workplace violence and the employer's legal obligations in the event of an active attacker situation, we are offering a comprehensive Active Shooter & Threat Management Virtual ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Monday, May 09, 2022
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  CONTACT:Diane/JamieFlorida SBDC at UWF9999 University Pkwy, Pensacola850-474-2528850-474-2577 (fax)sbdc@uwf.edu (e-mail)www.sbdc.uwf.edu   Florida SBDC at UWF Presents “Learn the Basics of Google Ads” – Online Webinar  PENSACOLA, FL — May 9, 2022 — Learn how to reach more customers and grow your business with Google Ads. Join us on June 7th from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Friday, May 06, 2022
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, May 06, 2022
                        The Florida Department of Revenue has issued the following Tax Information Publications (TIP) dated May 6, 2022. The TIPs have been posted on the Department’s website.  To view each publication, click on the TIP number:  TIP #22A01-02    2022 Sales Tax Exemption Period on Children’s Books - May 14, 2022 Through August 14, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 03, 2022
    Sharing for our friends at Navarre High School…It’s Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week, and we are trying something new called “Stock the Lounge” where parents, students, and community members can participate in our celebration. We do not have a PTO at the high school level, so we plan all of these types of events on our own. &##128522; Also, if any businesses would like to donate items to be ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, April 28, 2022
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  CONTACT:Diane/JamieFlorida PTAC at UWF9999 University Pkwy, Pensacola850-474-2528sbdc@uwf.edu (e-mail)www.sbdc.uwf.eduwww.fptac.org    Florida Procurement Technical Assistance Center presents “Government Contracting 101”  PENSACOLA, FL — April 24, 2022 — The Florida PTAC at UWF offers a workshop entitled “Government Contracting 101” on May 23rd from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, April 28, 2022
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  CONTACT:Diane/JamieFlorida SBDC at UWF9999 University Pkwy, Pensacola850-474-2528850-474-2577 (fax)sbdc@uwf.edu (e-mail)www.sbdc.uwf.edu   Florida SBDC at UWF Presents “SBIR/STTR: Funding Innovation on the Gulf Coast” – Panama City  PENSACOLA, FL — April 24, 2022  Join us on May 24th from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at TechFarms new facility in Panama City Beach for an ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, April 28, 2022
              Locklin Technical College Wins at State Competition      SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FL –Students from Locklin Technical College brought home 8 medals from the 2022 Florida SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference held in Jacksonville, Florida from April 19-21. The annual SkillsUSA Florida conference was a showcase of Career and Technical Education (CTE) students in our state ...read more
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    Friday, April 22, 2022
    Know what to do - and what your legal obligations are - in the event of an attacker.               Complimentary Webinar Next Week! -- Resource to Keep Your Employees Safe    Workplace Violence and Active Attackers: Employers Legal ObligationsA part of the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 18, 2022
    &##128587;‍♀️Looking for fun activities to keep your kids engaged this summer?&##127752;&##127774; &##128588; Navarre Montessori Academy’s  Summer Camp is now open for enrollment! &##128102;Toddler program &##128073; 2-3 years.  &##129490;Preschool & Kindergarten &##128073; 4-6 years.  ✨ We provide a variety of fun challenges for your child, providing them with new activities and opportunities ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Thursday, April 14, 2022
    Dear Chanda:I would like to invite you to an upcoming webinar, Cryptocurrency: Long-term potential or short-term buzz? on April 27th. Here are the details.You've seen the headlines, but how exactly does cryptocurrency work - and what are the implications of investing in it?   Wednesday, April 27, 2022Time: 3 p.m. CTIn this webinar, industry professionals will discuss the swirl of news, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 12, 2022
    Kindergarten registration begins this week, so don't wait! If you have a child that will be 5 years of age on or before September 1, you are eligible to register for Kindergarten. Our schools are excited to meet the newest students to our district. Spread the word!   A student may be registered for kindergarten for the upcoming 2022-2023 school year any day the school is open after April 13; ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Friday, April 08, 2022
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                      CONTACT:  Danielle Clark, 850-983-5043 APRIL 7, 2022                                                                                            clarkd@santarosa.k12.fl.us                                                                   Santa Rosa Education Foundation  Announces Nominees for Santa Rosa Rookie of the Year 2022   The ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, January 20, 2022
     Santa Rosa County District Schools Open Jan 21 2022 MILTON, FL – Superintendent Dr. Karen Barber district has been in communication with Mobile Weather and Santa Rosa County Emergency Management concerning the most current forecast regarding weather that we may experience starting late tonight through early tomorrow morning in Santa Rosa County, and currently see no reason to make any changes to ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 18, 2022
    We will be holding an IN-PERSON CERT training course Feb 25-27 and March 4-6.   The course will be conducted on two consecutive weekends and attendance is required for BOTH weekends to complete training. It is tentatively scheduled to be held at the new Holley-Navarre Fire Department training facility.  However, the location may be held at an alternate location in the Navarre area.  All ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Tuesday, January 18, 2022
        Take Select Leisure Learning Classes Online this Semester Continue your lifelong learning journey from the comfort of your own home this spring with online UWF Leisure Learning courses held via Zoom. The following courses may have updated dates or formats that differ from what is listed in the catalog—we will continue to update you on any future course changes via email and Facebook.   On the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Saturday, January 15, 2022
    Teen Driver Challenge is BACK! If you have a teen that you think will benefit from this awesome program, then please don't hesitate to sign them up. This program fills up QUICKLY. Don't miss out!https://santarosasheriff.org/teen-driver-challenge/   *Please note that class dates are only available 3 months in advance.*
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Monday, January 10, 2022
    We are excited for our New Small Business Updates & Workshops    In the NewsCongress exploring more COVID relief for small businesses as omicron surges. Read more. New Tax Rule and Last Chance Business Grant Opportunities. Read more.Operating Your Business in Multiple States. What You Need to Know. Read More.White House Downplays Secret Service estimate of COVID ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release
    Friday, January 07, 2022
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              CONTACT:  Danielle Clark 850-983-5043Friday, January 7, 2022                                             clarkd@santarosa.k12.fl.us     ANNOUNCING:          SEMIFINALISTS for SANTA ROSA TEACHER OF THE YEAR   Santa Rosa County, FL – Santa Rosa Education Foundation has announced the five semifinalists selected from 35 school nominees for Santa ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 07, 2022
         Santa Rosa County School District 2020-21 Graduation Rates hold steady at 90.3%     The Florida Department of Education released district graduation rates on Jan. 6, with Santa Rosa County School District holding steady at 90.3%. Rates for Santa Rosa's district, as well other districts in the state, have risen significantly in the past 15 years.  "The Santa Rosa County School ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 04, 2022
    January Leaps & Bounds newsletter online The January LEAPS and BOUNDS, Santa Rosa County School District’s multi-media, interactive newsletter is now online. The latest issue includes an update from the superintendent of schools, a spotlight on Locklin Technical Collage, a highlight of holiday happenings and other updates from Santa Rosa County schools during December.   # # #
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    White House Logo Opening Up America Again President Trump has unveiled Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, a three-phased approach based on the advice of public health experts. These steps will help state and local officials when reopening their economies, getting people back to work, and continuing to protect American lives.CRITERIAPHASE ONEPHASE TWOPHASE THREEProposed Phased ...read more
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