This post was published on 09/29/2020.
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (September 29, 2020) – Pasco County Schools has been awarded the EVERFI 2020 Champion District Seal, which recognizes districts that demonstrate an exemplary commitment to whole-child education. Pasco won the award for its support of financial education, mental health, digital safety, substance abuse prevention, STEM and other initiatives that benefit students.
“We are honored to earn this recognition because we believe that teaching the whole child has a positive impact on students’ health and well-being, helping them succeed in college, career, and life,” said Kurt Browning, Pasco County Superintendent of Schools. “Educators in Pasco County are having a profound impact on students that goes well beyond their time in our school system.”
EVERFI is a digital education organization focused on helping educators address the most challenging issues affecting students and society, including financial literacy, social-emotional learning, health and wellness, inclusion, and college and career readiness. Each year, the organization honors school districts that demonstrate a dedication to equity and the well-being of all students. Visit the Champion District Seal web page to learn more about EVERFI and the Champion District Seal.