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Jun
16

First Coast Healthiest Companies Awards Pace Fit Program Platinum Award

Pace Center for Girls, Pace Fit wellness program, has taken home the First Coast Healthiest Companies Platinum Level award for the second year in a row. The Platinum level award presented virtually on May 3, 2021, is the highest level of wellness recognition for local organizations in the North Florida area. 

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May
07

Pace Teachers Envision a World of Possibilities for Girls Through Global Classrooms Program

Two Pace teachers, BĂ©lgica Cucalon from Pace Pasco and Wanda Wynn from Pace Jacksonville, were chosen for the prestigious Fulbright Teachers for Global Classrooms Program. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, this program gives teachers the opportunity to teach in a classroom abroad. As a result of this exchange, teachers bring a global perspective to their students back home. 

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Apr
23

Counselors Recognized in April in Support of Child Abuse Prevention and Sexual Assault Awareness

The American Counseling Association has designated April as Counseling Awareness Month, which is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the contributions and work of professional counselors. The global pandemic has illuminated the critical role counselors play in all stages of personal development. One positive outcome is the elevation of conversations around normalizing the impact of counseling, care, and treatment.  

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Mar
12

Counselor and Alumnae’s Work with Pace Leon Comes Full Circle with FJJA Service Excellence Award

Pace Center for Girls Leon Social Services Manager, Kristel Avilus, has been named a recipient of the 2021 Florida Juvenile Justice Association Service Excellence Award. This distinction recognizes her commitment to creating meaningful change for Florida’s youth. Kristel has a unique understanding of the significant and positive impact she has at Pace on girls’ lives, as she herself is a Pace girl.

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Mar
11

Pace’s Use of Technology on Display at Microsoft Ignite Conference

When working with children in need of extra attention and care, it is essential to have the necessary tools and equipment to prevent potential challenges. To ensure that all technology runs smoothly, Pace has turned to Microsoft products like Teams to provide consistency and ease of learning in both the classroom and at home.

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