Tallahassee School of Math and Science Principal Ahmet Temel was recently honored with a 2017 Principal Leadership Award (PLA) from Florida TaxWatch. The PLA program, which was established in 2013, identifies principals around the state who have had the greatest impact on their students in K-12 public schools where educational success can be transformative. Temel was one of nine principals in Florida – and the only principal from Leon County – to receive the award.
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Recognizes School Gardens with “Golden Shovel” Awards. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services today announced the winners of the third annual Florida Farm to School “Golden Shovel” Awards, which recognize Florida students, educators and community members for their extraordinary school garden efforts. The five award categories include: Best New Garden