Keith, Young, FSDB PE Teacher and First Coast News Teacher of the Week
Keith Young: Teacher of the Week

It is Wednesday, so that means it is time for our Teacher of the Week! This week it is Keith Young at the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind. He is also its Teacher of the Year! Mr. Young is their physical education teacher, he says working at the …  


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FSDB April 13, 2018 Board Meeting

On April 13, 2018, the Board of Trustees of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) will hold several meetings: Endowment/Investment Committee from 8:00-9:00 am, Audit Committee from 9:00-10:00 am, and Board Meeting from 10:00 am until the conclusion of business. All meetings will be held in Moore Hall: Audit …  


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On Friday, March 23, 2018, FSDB will hold its First Annual Safety Summit.  This campus-wide safety education fair will have stations featuring 15+ participating city, county, and community safety agencies. Students and their teachers from the FSDB Blind and Deaf Departments, organized by grade and class, will visit each of the …  


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BMS Students Compete In Mathlympics

During the two weeks of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, FSDB Blind Middle School Math Teacher Brigit Jensen hosted her own Math Olympics, the “Mathlympics.”  Students completed math challenges that tested their mastery of skills including fractions, symbols, vocabulary, and multiplication tables. There were math riddles and ditloids (math …  


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Sustainable Garden Project Grows

The FSDB Blind Department National Wildlife Federation Sustainable Garden Project is growing. As a part of school endowment funds received this year for the project, monies were included for installation of additional raised gardens in the area between Gibbs Hall and the Cary White Building. We were pleased to learn …  


Margaret Galligan-Prater, Keith Young, and Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett
FSDB TOY & SREOY 2018-2019 Honorees

Physical Education Teacher Keith Young was named FSDB Teacher of the Year and Administrative Assistant II Farrah Selleck was named School-Related Employee of the Year for the 2018-2019 academic year. Also honored were six FSDB Teacher of the Year finalists, listed at the end of this story. The campus-wide employee …  


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