RSS Miami-Dade NAF Academies

  • FIU Tour – Braddock’s Business and I.T. Department January 21, 2020
    Students that are part of the Business and Technology Program taking technology and Dual Enrollment courses have the opportunity to visit and tour FIU and attend a Q &A session to assist them in career planning. In addition to preparing basic tax returns, students improve customer service skills, and learn to apply tax law to […]
  • Thank You Give Miami Day Donors January 4, 2020
    Thank you for your support on Give Miami Day 2019 our students and teachers really appreciate the commitment and leadership of our NAF ADVISORY board members and friends of academies!!!!! We raised  $14,391 a new high record!  
  • Southwest AOF Students Finalist in Mobile APP Contest November 21, 2019
    The Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) “SmartCash” student team from the NAF Academy of Banking and Finance at Southwest Miami Senior High School are winners in this year’s Lenovo Scholar Network Mobile App Development Competition. In total, five winning teams were chosen from 120 NAF academies across the nation that were eligible to submit an […]
  • Attractions Seminar at Miami Seaquarium. November 13, 2019
    Students from John A. Ferguson Academy of Hospitality & Tourism attend an Attractions’ Seminar and Behind-the-Scenes Tour at Miami Seaquarium.  Getting a new perspective of running an Attraction, not just being a tourist, is one of the goals of the day.
    Nominees for the 29th Annual South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year as well as the Restaurant of the Year were announced today. These awards will be presented by the Academy of Hospitality and Tourism (AOHT) Advisory Board when the nominees are honored at the luncheon to be held on November 21 st at the […]
  • M-DCPS Outperforms All School Districts with Nationally-Recognized NAF Programs October 29, 2019
    These schools achieved this honor with the highest fidelity to the career academy model adhering to the Career Academy National Standard of Practice that include industry-specific curriculum, work-based learning experiences, and established relationships with business professionals. Model Academies: Barbara Goleman AOF / AOHT Booker T. Washington AOF Homestead SHS AOHT Miami Sunset AOE/AOIT/AOF Robert Morgan […]
  • CW Super Teacher: Mrs. Kristine Acosta October 28, 2019
    Super Teachers: Mrs. Kristine Acosta
  • 2019 NAF Alumni Award Winner Adam Bernstein, Academy Student now Lead Teacher October 24, 2019
    The NAF Academy of Information Technology alumnus from Alonzo Tracy Mourning Senior High School is giving back by helping the next generation of NAF students be college, career, and future ready. In just over a year as the NAF Academy of Information Technology Lead Teacher at North Miami Beach Senior High School, Mr. Bernstein has […]
  • Stantec Pizza Day for STEM Huge Success October 23, 2019
    Last week Stantec offices around the world supported organizations that make a difference in their local communities. Stantec’s Coral Gables office is heavily involved in the Miami-Dade County Schools STEM program, having successfully participated in the Summer Intern and Job Shadow day programs for the past five years. This year volunteers assisted with a pizza […]
  • Nominations Open for 29th Annual South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year! October 23, 2019
    Nominations are open for the 29th Annual South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year Award! So nominate someone today! Award recipients will be announced at the 29th Annual South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year Luncheon on November 21, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Miami. Nominate Someone Today! South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year […]