Early education

Shannon's Window

Shannon’s Window: What should we do differently?

After spending months working on a series of stories about the state of education in the Pensacola metro area for the Studer Community Institute, I couldn’t help but learn — a lot. Read full story


Early learning supporters seek attention and funds

Early learning advocates aim for higher health and safety standards for providers, better training for teachers and new money to cut the waiting list of 63,000 children for slots in the school-readiness program, which provides subsidized child care to low-income working families this legislative session Read full story

Early learning

New Head Start program coming to Molino

New Head Start location in Molino will boost access to early learning in Escambia County. Read full story


Local children help researchers learn how readers are built

FSU study includes Pensacola area preschoolers in study of how young children become strong readers.

FSU research program includes Pensacola metro area preschoolers in study of how young children grow to be strong readers. Read full story