ACE Mentorship partner, Shawmut Construction hosted students from William H. Turner Technical Arts High School on a work-site tour on December 13, 2017 in the Miami Design District. The Academy of Civil Engineering and Architectural Design (ACAD) students toured the Shawmut's construction project site and the design district, then enjoyed lunch provided by Shawmut Construction. The students [...]
Over 440 Health Science students from 20 Miami-Dade high schools participated in "A Day In The Life of A Nurse" hosted by various hospitals, colleges, and clinics on November 17, 2017 Students were able to get a first hand experience of what they've been studying in their nursing and various health science courses. These students are [...]
The 2017 Innov@te-CTEC event was held at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus on Saturday, December 2, 2017. Middle and High school Career and Technical Education (CTE) students competed for prizes in various areas, such as Culinary Arts bake-off, CPR, logo design, and much much more! This event was the kick-off for Hour [...]
Pre-Apprenticeship Programs for Building Construction Trades are opening this year for high school 11th graders at four Miami-Dade schools: Coral Gables, Homestead, Miami Carol City and Miami Edison. For more information, contact Cristina Delgado-Ruiz, 305-693-3030
Middle school female students learn programming with Alice Animation software at "Girls Who Code" event at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus. The Learning Spot at MDC Wolfson is the perfect setting for a day of computer programming.
For the 2017-2018 school year Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) will be adding eight more NAF academies to the two returning academies already involved with the Lenovo Scholar Network (LSN). NAF is a national network of education, business, and community leaders who work together to ensure that high school students are college, career and future ready. [...]
Over 1200 students participated in Ten80 education's STEM day. This fast-paced event for high school students was geared towards upperclassmen and opened the doors for long-term engagement in STEM learning. Each workshop addressed different STEM-related concepts and skills but all addressed a key aspect of the innovative process. Student participants were exposed to a variety of career [...]
2017-18 Opening of Schools Professional Development Over 400 CTE educators participated in the mini conference "Painting A New Canvas For CTE" at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus on August 15, 2017. To view presentations from Opening of Schools August 15, click here Who says learning can't be fun? @mdcps CTE Teachers at opening is schools mini-conference [...]