CTE Pre-Apprenticeship students and educators will be celebrating Pre-Apprenticeship Week beginning Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Students participating in the Pre-Apprenticeship program are provided with a network of resources that provide a unique pathway to employment. The Miami-Dade Youth Pre-Apprenticeship Program Career and Technical Training is a 23-month program in its 2nd year, that will target 120 [...]
Students from 20 Schools attended Miami-Dade Public Schools Construction Career Day. Students interacted in hands-on experiences using various tools and equipment, and learned of various careers within construction, architecture and engineering. Media TV production students from Arthur & Polly Mays were invited to videotape the event.
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.
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 [...]
On October 24th and 25th, over 1,130 students attended the Construction Career Day event. With 19 different schools at this event, it taught students to worked together and many basic elements of construction. These kids learned many new things like, how to use basic heavy equipment, more ways architecture and drafting are used in the construction [...]