Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation – We Grow

Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation “WE GROW”   WE GROW (Growing Reliable Organic Wisdom) is a program located at the Okaloosa Technical College and CHOICE High School, established to serve the Career and Technical Education (CTE) needs for high school students with disabilities. The program is a school-based enterprise that provides a learning environment which links […]

St. Johns County- Carlisle IT and St. Johns Technical High School Manufacturing Internship and Career/Tech Programs

Project Highlights   St. Johns Technical High School (SJTHS) continues to build business partnerships throughout the community to provide underserved and at risk high school students with industry relevant job skills for future employment.  The Carlisle Interconnect Technologies (IT) Manufacturing Internship Program as well as SJTHS’s Career and Technical Ed programs, such as the Academy […]

Okeechobee County — Implementing Common Core Through Uncommon Writing

Project Highlights The intent of this project was to increase awareness of teachers to the importance of writing in the implementation of Common Core State Standards. Students were expected to demonstrate competency in writing at all tested grade levels. Mini-grants were awarded to teachers who submitted plans for improving the writing skills of their students. […]