Click to toggle navigation menu.


Groundbreaking strategies for systemic change

The Pinellas Education Foundation is proud to offer innovative solutions to the most pressing challenges faced by public education today. Explore our blog, whitepapers and other education resources, and check our calendar to see all upcoming events. To receive our latest updates and quarterly newsletter, sign up to join our email list below.

Innovative Solutions Blog


March 6, 2024

Take Stock in Children Signing Day – St. Petersburg Learn More

March 20, 2024

Take Stock in Children Signing Day – Clearwater Learn More

April 10, 2024

Take Stock in Children’s Senior Celebration Learn More

April 23, 2024

Join us at Walker’s Rising Stars! Learn More


White Papers and Reports


Stay informed about our upcoming programs and events. Sign up for our monthly newsletter and connect with the Pinellas Education Foundation on social media.
Wise words from Mary McLeod Bethune, a trailblazer in education and civil rights. Let's remember to nurture and support one another, for within each person lies immense potential waiting to shin#BlackHistoryMonthMonth ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
As we continue to celebrate Career Technical Education Month, today we are highlighting the Athletic Lifestyle Management Academy (ALMA) at Lakewood High School.ALMA's mission is dedicated to fostering a solid foundation for learning and academic success, specifically for students in health science-related fields. The program provides opportunities for students to earn dual enrollment and/or industry certifications before graduating. Tailored to prepare students for future education and careers in diverse Health Science fields, the academy covers an array of topics—from introducing students to various careers to instructing them in designing and implementing exercise prescription plans. ALMA ensures that students gain comprehensive insights and skills in the dynamic and impactful Health Science discipli#CTEMonthMonth ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
📢 Calling all high school students and parents! 📢 Mark your calendars for the South Pinellas County College & Career Fair happening on February 27, 2024, from 6-8 p.m. at Pinellas Technical College - St. Petersburg Campus.Discover your path to success. Meet with colleges, get financial aid information, and explore careers. Plus, don't miss the new Parent Master Class at 6:30 p.m. to learn about the college selection process, scholarships, Bright Futures, and much more!Register to attend today: ow.ly/x5yj50QCNC8 ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Last month, we were delighted to host Savannah Sipsy, the Regional Director for the Gulf Coast Region of Senator Marco Rubio's office, for a visit of Seminole High School's College and Career Center. During her tour, she learned how the centers were established through collaboration with our community partners and was able to meet students busy completing scholarship applications. College and Career Centers, like the one at Seminole High, are in every high school in the district to ensure that students have access to vital college and career resources as they prepare for life after graduation. ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
During Tuesday’s Pinellas County Schools Board meeting, our Stavros Career Education Board members, students, teachers and distinguished guests celebrated Career Technical Education (CTE) Month by recognizing top-performing career academies in the district. Seven career academies were recognized, awarding the Academy of Distinction Honors and DITEK Distinguished Honors.Join us in celebrating these schools for their excellence in career education programming!Academy of Distinction & DITEK Distinguished Honors• Clearwater High School’s Career Academy for International Culture & Commerce• Palm Harbor University High School’s Academy of Business Administration Management• Lakewood High School’s Athletic Lifestyle Management Academy• Richard O. Jacobson Technical High School’s Construction Technology Academy• Richard O. Jacobson Technical High School’s Veterinary Assisting Academy• Seminole High School’s Sustainable Engineering AcademyAcademy of Distinction Honor• East Lake High School’s Academy of Biomedical SciencesThank you, DITEK, for generously supporting career education! #ctemonth #careertechnicaleducation ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook