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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Industry Partner J.P. Morgan Chase Presents Grant Award to M-DCPS CTE Mr. Guillermo Castillo, of JP Morgan Chase presents check for $280,000 grant during M-DCPS School Board meeting to support CTE career academies and internships. New global trade and logistics programs created with JP Morgan Chase grants were planned with alignment to Miami-Dade County Beacon Council One [...]