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New Career and Technical Education Graduation Pathway Option

By | December 4th, 2019|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways|Tags: , , |

Beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, a student may earn a standard high school diploma through the Career and Technical Education (CTE) pathway option. To earn a standard high school diploma through this pathway option, a student must: Successfully complete a minimum of 18 credits. Have a minimum, cumulative GPA of at least a 2.0 on [...]

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Junior Achievement Hosts 3,000 Middle Schoolers

By | December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Junior Achievement, STEM|Tags: , |

On National Entrepreneur Day, November 19, 2019 over 3,000 middle school students attended the Junior Achievement Inspire Career Exploration Day at the Doubletree Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center.   The Miami-Dade County Public Schools high schools had hands-on exhibits and information about career and technical education.     Thanks to @SAP for sponsoring and exhibiting [...]

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One Community One Goal Career Connections at Turner Tech

By | November 7th, 2019|Categories: Beacon Council, Career Academies, Career Pathways, CareerSource, One Community One Goal|Tags: , , |

The Miami-Dade Beacon Council, CareerSource South Florida and the Miami-Dade County Public Schools brings you Career Connections at Turner Tech! A Business and Community Leadership Panel spoke with students, giving them a chance to ask questions and learn more about various careers in the One Community One Goal targeted industries for Miami's future workforce needs. Prepare [...]

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2019 Innovate CTE Challenge to be held Dec. 7th

By | October 15th, 2019|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Career Technical Student Organizations, Innovate-CTEC, STEAM, STEM|Tags: , , , , , |

The 2019 Innov@te-CTEC event will be held at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus on Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 8am - 2pm Middle and High School Career and Technical Education (CTE) students will compete for prizes in various CTE areas. A collaboration of MDC-Wolfson and M-DCPS CTE Department, the event also highlights college information for parents [...]

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Making Career Connections: Students and CEOs

By | April 1st, 2019|Categories: Beacon Council, Career Pathways, One Community One Goal, The Beacon Council Foundation|Tags: , , |

The United Way partners with Miami-Dade Beacon Council and Miami-Dade County Public Schools to bring Career Connections to life. Executives are recruited from the seven One Community One Goal target industries, along with local entrepreneurs to encourage students to pursue their dreams. During the series, Miami-Dade County Public Schools high school students are exposed to careers [...]

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February is CTE Month

By | February 27th, 2019|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Community & Industry Partners, CTE Initiatives, CTE Month|Tags: |

  The Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) Department of Career and Technical Education (CTE) offers a wide range of quality career and technical programs that prepare students for graduation, post secondary education, and careers.  Students and educators throughout the school district will celebrate National CTE Month® during February 2019. A resource packet for CTE Month is posted [...]

2018 Innovate CTE Challenge to be held Dec. 1st

By | September 26th, 2018|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Career Technical Student Organizations, Innovate-CTEC|Tags: , , , , , |

The 2018 Innov@te-CTEC event will be held at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Middle and High school Career and Technical Education (CTE) students will compete for prizes in various CTE areas. A collaboration of MDC-Wolfson and M-DCPS CTE Department, the event also highlights college information for parents and students. This event [...]

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Miami-Dade High Schoolers Enter The Workforce For The Summer

By | July 16th, 2018|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Community & Industry Partners, Engineering, NAF Academies, STEAM, Uncategorized|

Nicholas Mesa is working at Miami’s local branch of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (S.E.C.). At just 17, he gets to sit in on operational meetings, prepare trial exhibit logs and update litigation and pleading case files for the S.E.C. He says he has always been interested in public service. Mesa has gained many mentors and [...]

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Congratulations to Culinary Ferguson High School

By | July 10th, 2018|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Career Technical Student Organizations, Community & Industry Partners, NAF Academies, Uncategorized|

Congrats to Culinary Ferguson High School for making it to nationals and many wins at FLProStart

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CONGRATS FUTURE BANKERS’ CAMP INTERNS!

By | July 5th, 2018|Categories: Career Academies, Career Pathways, Career Technical Student Organizations, Community & Industry Partners|Tags: , , , , |

Celebrating our future banker interns, thanks to our financial community and to the Center for Financial Training at MDCWolfson.      

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