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Friday, May 8, 2015 at 01:33 PM EDT

Miami-Dade Public School Teacher Retires After 50 Years

Miami-Dade Public School Teacher Retires After 50 Years

A Miami-Dade County Public Schools teacher who began her career back when Lyndon B. Johnson was president is retiring after more than half a century of service - almost all of them spent at the same school.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 10:10 PM EDT

Standards are Getting Higher at State Universities

Standards are Getting Higher at State Universities

Ask any high school student with college ambitions, and he or she will tell you it’s much, much harder to get into some state universities than it used to be.

Monday, May 4, 2015 at 09:20 PM EDT

Brag About Miami Beach Senior High School

Brag About Miami Beach Senior High School

Miami Beach Senior High School is, without argument, a venerable institution. It's the second-oldest high school in Miami-Dade County, opening its doors in 1926.

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 at 10:58 PM EDT

Same Sex Classes Help Girls Explore STEM Careers

Same Sex Classes Help Girls Explore STEM Careers

It’s a source of consternation from the White House to your local school house: how to get more young women to pursue college degrees and careers in the male-dominated STEM fields, meaning science, technology...

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 at 08:52 PM EDT

Brag About: Hialeah Gardens Middle School

Brag About: Hialeah Gardens Middle School

Brag about Hialeah Gardens Middle School

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 07:11 PM EDT

MDCPS Scrap Hundreds of Year-End Exams

MDCPS Scrap Hundreds of Year-End Exams

Miami-Dade County Public Schools announced Thursday that they've slashed nearly all of the 300 District-Developed End-of-Course (DDEOC) exams that were set to take place this Spring.

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015 at 07:07 PM EDT

S. Plantation High's Junior ROTC Going to Normandy

S. Plantation High's Junior ROTC Going to Normandy

The cadets in South Plantation High School’s Junior ROTC program work hard, and for many years, have been recognized as one of the top teams in the state.

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015 at 01:55 PM EDT

Students Resume FSA Testing After Glitch

Students Resume FSA Testing After Glitch

Students in Miami-Dade and Broward counties resumed the state's standardized testing system Tuesday after technical glitches halted testing Monday.

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 07:52 PM EDT

Brag About Your School: Apollo Middle School

Brag About Your School: Apollo Middle School

At a school named after the Apollo lunar missions, you would expect a top-flight science program, and Apollo Middle School in Hollywood delivers the payload. It’s a STEM magnet school.

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 05:39 PM EDT

FSA Testing on Hold Again for Computer Problems

FSA Testing on Hold Again for Computer Problems

Standardized testing in Florida was once again on hold Monday after more technical glitches were reported.

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