Pensacola, Florida
Tuesday August 14th 2018


Winners & Losers 2/1/18

Larry Reed
The University of West Florida music professor has been recognized for a milestone of career service by the Florida Music Education Association with its 50 Year Music Education Service Award. Reed has taught musical education to students from pre-Kindergarten to senior adults for the past 56 years, including 34 years at UWF. In addition to teaching, Reed has presented precursor lectures for the Masterworks series for the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra. Before joining UWF, he was an arts administrator at Escambia County School District, associate professor of music education at Eastern Kentucky University, and associate professor and director of choral activities at Campbellsville University in Kentucky.

Erin Cosky
Santa Rosa Superintendent of Schools Tim Wyrosdick, Santa Rosa School Board Members, and members of the Santa Rosa Education Foundation Teacher of the Year Selection Committee announced Cosky as the Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year 2019. Cosky teaches earth and space science along with advanced placement environmental science at Gulf Breeze High School.

Carla Ross
The teacher at Marketing and Entrepreneurship Academy at Washington High School was named the Escambia Teacher of the Year 2019. Ross launched the first student-run credit union at her school, a branch of Pen Air Federal Credit Union. In addition, she and her students built the nationally recognized “Cat Shack,” a student run school spirit store and snack bar that offers alternative food choices for students.

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