During Computer Science Week on December 6th, 2018 at South Dade Senior High School, Computer Science Principles and Virtual Reality Gaming Academy students taught Pre-K students how to create art using Sphero Robots. Entering in a computer science week photo contest, the South Dade students won first place and a $500 Amazon gift card for the class.
Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High School Digital Media Magnet students learn the key to a successful future at the NFTE World Series of Innovation. For More Information
The Florida Panthers welcomed OVER 3,000 accomplished Hockey Scholar students for this year's Florida Panther STEM Day field trip at the BB&T center. Of that number, 77 students from Hialeah Gardens Middle School achieved the honor of attending. In order to attend this event, each student had to complete the EverFI Future Hockey Goals Math or Science Online Course. Individuals who work for [...]
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 eligible Miami-Dade County Public [...]
On October 2, 2018 Wells Fargo visited Hialeah Gardens Middle School's Computer Applications in Business Classes. The students ranged in age from 11 to 13. Wells Fargo's presentation on Preparing and Paying for College was an eye opening experience for our middle school students. The students were most amazed on the amount of scholarship money available to students to help [...]
Riviera and W.R. Thomas Middle school students WINNING!! Jr. Orange Bowl Vex IQ competitions, Awesome job! Rams & Tigers Riviera Middle school’s student team “RoboRamsIQ” comprised of S.T.I.R students won the Design Award (VIQC) for the VEX IQ Challenge, and the Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC). Winning these two awards qualifies Riviera middle school to compete in The South Florida VEX IQ [...]
Congratulations to John A. Ferguson Senior High's teaching academy students and lead teacher, Ms. Leslie Trelles-Diaz on their achievements in the FPSA Regional Career Development Events at Miami Dade College, North Campus on November 3, 2018. The students placed 1st - 4th for the Bulletin Board Event, and 1st - 3rd in the Lesson Plan Event. The event also included [...]
Schools and youth programs are challenged to teach computer science that students need for life and careers in today’s world. Educators and youth program leaders want to learn about computer science to be able to meet that challenge. This 3-hour teacher workshop provides valuable first steps in three, connected, 1-hour sessions: Session 1: Experience an hour of code. Learn to [...]