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Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 06:48 PM EDT

State Closes Miami-Dade Charter School

State Closes Miami-Dade Charter School

Parents and students were left confused Wednesday as the Florida International Academy in Opa-Locka was in the process of being closed by the Florida Education Department.

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 06:18 PM EDT

New School Programs Provide Hands-On Experience

New School Programs Provide Hands-On Experience

With classes officially back in session, a few South Florida high schools are taking education to the next level.

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 06:27 PM EDT

Common Core Begins in Florida Schools

Common Core Begins in Florida Schools

After months of debate and controversy, the Common Core standards started for Florida students of all ages Monday. From seniors in high school all the way down to kindergartners, students and teachers are facing...

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 11:10 AM EDT

Send Us Your Back to School Photos

Send Us Your Back to School Photos

It's back to school time and NBC 6 wants to see your best pics from the first day.

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 08:32 AM EDT
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By Brian Hamacher

Back 2 School Pics

South Florida's back to school photos from past and present See Full Gallery

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 06:35 PM EDT

South Florida Kids Head Back to School

South Florida Kids Head Back to School

Almost flawless is how Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie described the first day back at school for thousands of students.

Sunday, Aug 17, 2014 at 06:36 PM EDT

Free Event Helps Hundreds of Low-Income School Children

Free Event Helps Hundreds of Low-Income School Children

Free uniforms, shoes, accessories and even haircuts were provided at this 2-day back to school event.

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 01:06 PM EDT

Pouting Pet? He May Have the Back-to-School Blues

Pouting Pet? He May Have the Back-to-School Blues

As South Florida families start turning their attention towards sending the kids back to school, the bustle may be a source of anxiety for our pets.

Friday, Aug 15, 2014 at 07:57 AM EDT

Miami-Dade, Broward Rolling Out Eco-Friendly School Buses

Miami-Dade, Broward Rolling Out Eco-Friendly School Buses

Just in time for the start of school, Broward and Miami-Dade are rolling out new eco-friendly school buses.

Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 at 07:44 PM EDT

Carvalho Tests School Buses

Carvalho Tests School Buses

Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho took test rides on school buses in preparation for the new school year. NBC 6's Bobby Brooks reports.

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