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Winners & Losers 12/6/18

Winners & Losers 12/6/18

Winners Malcolm Thomas The Florida Association of District School Superintendents named Escambia County School District Superintendent Malcolm Thomas as its Florida 2019 Superintendent of the [...]

The Charter School Shell Game

The Charter School Shell Game

By Duwayne Escobedo Marcus May’s greed had no limits. Two 45-foot yachts. Jet ski. Maserati and Triumph cars. Multiple houses for himself and a house for his mother. Exotic trips. Rolex watch [...]

Outtakes—Newpoint Nightmare

Outtakes—Newpoint Nightmare

By Rick Outzen In April 2015, Inweekly reported allegations of grade tampering and misuse of state funds at two Newpoint charters schools in Escambia County. Last week, Newpoint Education Partners [...]

Outtakes—Job Training Blocked

Outtakes—Job Training Blocked

By Rick Outzen GOP gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis and Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum last week touted the need to ramp up Florida’s technical and vocational programs. “We are going [...]

Outtakes—May, Paul Were Better

Outtakes—May, Paul Were Better

By Rick Outzen Malcolm Thomas has not improved the Escambia County Public School District as he promised when he was elected in 2008. The school grades have dropped steeply under his [...]

The Buzz 2/22/18

The Buzz 2/22/18

Beyond Serious Last Friday, Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan called a press conference to discuss the Parkland, Fla. school shooting and how his office was handling a "rash" of social media posts [...]

Outtakes—Tip of the Iceberg?

Outtakes—Tip of the Iceberg?

By Rick Outzen County Commissioner Jeff Bergosh was pleased to see that charges of racketeering and organized fraud had been filed against the owner of Newpoint Education Partners, Marcus May. [...]

Outtakes—Systems Not More Speeches

Outtakes—Systems Not More Speeches

By Rick Outzen School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas recently encouraged his administrators, principals and teachers to aim higher. Using what he read from the book “Mindset: The New Psychology [...]

The Buzz 6/11/15

The Buzz 6/11/15

Silver Shovel International Paper helped Enterprise Florida, the state’s principal economic development organization, win Area Development magazine’s Silver Shovel award for significant job [...]

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