RSS Miami-Dade NAF Academies

  • NAF NEXT 2018 August 13, 2018
    NAF Next was a huge success! NAF Next is a dynamic professional development conference that brings together education, business, and community leaders to address some of the biggest challenges facing education and the economy. More than 1,000 NAF network members came together to learn how they can ensure students, teachers, and partners can #BeFutureReady. The conference was held […]
  • Miami Lakes NAF Teachers Lead Capstone Workshop at NAF Conference July 13, 2018
    Miami Lakes Educational Center NAF Lead Teachers, Mr. Marlon Vernon, AOIT and Ms. Glenda Algaze, AOHS led a workshop sharing our best practices and how to organize Capstone Projects with colleagues from across the nation at the 2018 NAFNext Conference, July 10 in Washington, DC.
  • NAF President’s Award July 10, 2018
    Hialeah Gardens Senior High School won the prestigious President’s Award for their outstanding work in achieving “Distinguished” status in all five career themed programs! Also a big thanks to the speaker Dr. Louis Algaze for giving a great speech.  
  • Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship’s Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge July 9, 2018
    The NFTE is a nonprofit that aims to encourage young people to have an entrepreneurial mind-set, which includes innovation, self-reliance, risk taking, communication, and problem-solving skills, to prepare them for success. The South Florida competition included students that completed the NFTE’s entrepreneurship class. The NFTE held a South Florida Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship’s Regional Youth Entrepreneurship […]
  • 2018 NAF Mega Student Industry Conference July 3, 2018
    The 2018 NAF Mega Student Industry Conference was a hit! Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvalho attended the conference, and with the help of many keynote speakers, they really demonstrated how motivation is a great way to succeed in future careers. The conference had more than 20 schools attending with over 1,500 students. Each student had […]
  • Introducing Mobile APP for 2018 NAF Student Industry Conference May 10, 2018
    Conference attendees will be able to refer to the conference mobile APP this year for the first time. The APP can be downloaded
  • Career Academies Outperform All School Districts as Nationally-Recognized Programs April 11, 2018
    Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) will add four new Distinguished Academies to its existing 12 Distinguished NAF Career Academies. Hialeah Gardens Senior High School added its Academy of Finance (AOF) and Academy of Hospitality (AOHT) to its other three themed Distinguished Academies, making it the first Miami-Dade high school as well as the first in […]
  • SouthWest Miami senior high selected to attend 15th annual NAF senior benefit April 4, 2018
  • NAF Mega Student Industry Conference Planning Committee March 2, 2018
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  • South Florida Hispanic Chamber Sponsors AOHT New Orleans Tour February 21, 2018
    Miami Beach Students and Educators in New Orleans with South Florida Hispanic Chamber Foundation The South Florida Hispanic Chamber Foundation took students from the Miami Beach Academy of Hospitality and Tourism to New Orleans as part of their Education Enhancement Program which provides scholarships to academy students.  This program started 12 years ago and since […]