Turner Construction has begun hosting industry tours for the four new M-DCPS CTE Pre-Apprenticeship programs. Students from Coral Gables were hosted by Turner at their Cleveland Clinic work site. Miami Sunset, Homestead, Miami Carol City and Miami Edison Senior High students from the Building Construction Trades Pre-Apprenticeship will be participating in March.
On February 21, 2018 the Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus of Miami, FL hosted the Better Food Movement conference. Culinary students from the following schools attended the conference: Booker T. Washington Sr. High School Coral Gables High Sr. School Hialeah Gardens Sr. High School Hialeah Sr. High School John A. Ferguson Sr. High [...]
Two teams of NAF Academy of Information Technology students from Hialeah Gardens Senior High have won 2nd and 3rd Place at the state level of the 2017-18 CyberPatriot X contest sponsored by Northrop Grumman Foundation, and the Air Force Association among many other national corporations. At the center of CyberPatriot is the National Youth Cyber Defense [...]
On February 8th at the Doubletree Hotel schools in the Miami-Dade district involved their students in The Education Fund's A Taste of Education event, which gave them the opportunity to experience the life of a chef . The students were also able to have the dishes they created judged by local chefs and [...]
Virtual Reality App Wins 2017 Congressional App Challenge in Florida’s 25th District MIAMI – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) announced that the winner of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for Florida’s 25th District is VRExperience, an app created by students Diego Landaeta and Diego Mansilla. The students attend Ronald W. Reagan Doral Senior High School in Doral, Florida. [...]
This week's super teacher is Lisa Espinosa, the head of the Digital Media Academy at Westland Hialeah Senior High School. Ms. Espinosa prepares her students for future success by exposing them to various forms of multimedia including photography, graphic design, and film and TV production. http://sflcw.com/2018/02/08/super-teachers-lisa-espinosa/
Aisel Rodriguez entered HGMS in January 2017 by January 2018 and with the help of his Business Education Teacher Anita Scott he earned a certification as a Microsoft Office Specialist: Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook and the complete set of certifications from IC3: Key Applications, Computer Fundamentals and Living Online. Along with being a student in [...]
The King Carter Global Trade & Logistics Academy was made possible by a generous $1 million donation to Miami-Dade County Public Schools by an anonymous donor. The Academy pays homage to King Carter, a gregarious first grader who was caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting. Schools Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho was joined by King’s [...]