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Kali Davis (left), training director for Springboard to Success, helps to coach Justin Black (center), who will be starting his third year of teaching physical education at Melrose Elementary School. Black is instructing students in a math lesson while taking part in Springboard for Success, a summer program to train rookie teachers which was held at Woodlawn Elementary School in St. Petersburg. [DIRK SHADD   |   Times]

Pinellas teachers get schooled over summer break

ST. PETERSBURG — It was time to line up for lunch, a procedure Justin Black had perfected. At his command, nine soon-to-be fourth-graders rose in unison and pushed in their chairs. They about-faced and lined up, single-file, in silence, eyes on their teacher. Kali Davis, a training director for Springboard for Succ …