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Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015 at 09:21 AM EST

School Districts May Resume FSA Testing: FLDOE

School Districts May Resume FSA Testing: FLDOE

In an email to school superintendents statewide Tuesday morning, Commissioner Pam Stewart of the Florida Department of Education says the computer issues that kept students fro taking the Florida Standards...

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 08:29 PM EST

Immigration Having Profound Impact on South Florida Schools

Immigration Having Profound Impact on South Florida Schools

Immigration is having a profound impact on South Florida's public schools, and Jackson High School in Miami might be ground zero to examine its effects. The student body is roughly three-fourths immigrant kids...

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 07:27 AM EST

Caring For Our Community: Lauderhill 6-12

Caring For Our Community: Lauderhill 6-12

Caring For Our Community: Roxanne Vargas is at Lauderhill 6-12 where the students grow and prepare their own healthy food with the help of the NBC 6 South Florida team and special guest, celebrity chef...

Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 at 08:16 PM EST

Gov. Scott Officially Suspends 11th-Grade Test

Gov. Scott Officially Suspends 11th-Grade Test

Florida Gov. Rick Scott made good Tuesday on his pledge to cancel a test planned for the state's 11th-graders, but the Republican governor rebuffed calls to suspend the grading system first put in place...

Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 at 11:52 AM EST

Brag About Your School: Michael Krop Sr. HS

Brag About Your School: Michael Krop Sr. HS

Dr. Michael Krop High School opened at the dawn of the 21st century, and in 15 years has established itself in many areas. It has a highly competitive fine arts magnet program called the Star Performing...

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 at 03:05 PM EST

Florida Gov. Orders Less Testing in State's Public Schools

Florida Gov. Orders Less Testing in State's Public Schools

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is suspending a test given to the state's 11th graders.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 08:51 AM EST

Turning Miami Into "Silicon Beach"

Turning Miami Into "Silicon Beach"

Miami-Dade College is trying to build the video gaming industry in South Floirda by using a little MAGIC.

Monday, Feb 9, 2015 at 07:09 PM EST

Brag About Your School: Frank C. Martin

Brag About Your School: Frank C. Martin

Frank C. Martin International K-8 Center truly lives up to its name. With students from 50 countries all studying in the International Baccalaureate program, the school is a melting pot of learning. For example,

Monday, Feb 9, 2015 at 01:01 PM EST

Hollywood Teacher Receives Climate Education Honor at White House

Hollywood Teacher Receives Climate Education Honor at White House

A Hollywood teacher is one of eight who are being honored at the White House Monday for working to improve climate education.

Thursday, Feb 5, 2015 at 11:23 PM EST

Miami-Dade Teacher of the Year Award Announced

Miami-Dade Teacher of the Year Award Announced

Geoffrey Aladro, a history teacher at Frank C. Martin International K-8 Center, was named the 2015 Francisco R. Walker Teacher of the Year by Miami-Dade Schools, according to the Miami Herald.

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