The Taste of Education, presented by Sapoznik Insurance, is a food and wine festival showcasing thirty gourmet delights prepared by chefs-in-training from Miami-Dade County Public School culinary programs with proceeds benefiting participating school that vie for thousands of dollars in prizes in a competition judged by top celebrity chefs. Click here for more info.
The 3rd Annual RoboSLAM held on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Miami Dade County Fair and Expo Center was a huge success with robotics and drone contests. And the winners are: 1st Place Ramtech59 - Miami Coral Park Senior High 2nd Place Mad Science Racing Team Black - Palmetto Middle School 3rd Place Swamp Shifters - Barbara [...]
Thank you M-DCPS, for celebrating Career and Technical Education month at the School Board meeting on February 13, 2019.
On February 9, 2019, W.R. Thomas Middle School robotics team "Tiger Industries Tiger Bots" competed at the STEAM in the Gardens. These Amazing designers engineers and programmers won Excellence Award, Amaze Award, and Skills award. Tiger Industries TigerBots are 5th in the world in VexIQ Skills. The VexIQ Skills Robotics Competition, presented by the Robotics Education & Competition Foundation, is [...]
Over 450 students from thirteen high schools attended Miami Dade College Medical Campus's celebratory "Open House" on January 29, 2019. Activities included educational hands-on experiences, tours of college labs, presentations by medical instructional staff and much more. The M-DCPS Dept. of Career and Technical Education Career Pathways program coordinated the field trip and sponsored the student transportation. North [...]
The Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), held two events in Miami this January. The first event which was the FCCLA District X Florida Proficiency Competitive and S.T.A.R. Competitive Event which was held in January 17, 2019, and took place at Johnson & Wales University. The second event, the FCCLA District X Meeting & Awards recognition took place [...]
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 at www.ctemiami.net/2019-cte-month/ [...]
January 15, 2018 Marybel Rodriguez of CBS4 Miami reporting on new 'Digital Media and Virtual Game Design Academy' at Felix Varela Senior High taught by Michael Sakowicz. Link to original post : https://miami.cbslocal.com/video/4009871-mentor-inspires-next-generation-with-high-tech-experiences/