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Tuesday, Apr 5, 2016 at 10:23 AM EDT

Brag About Southwest Miami High School

Brag About Southwest Miami High School

Every school has something that makes it distinctive. Southwest Miami High School has an Academy of Finance magnet program, but beyond that, it has an astounding 42 members of its faculty who were once students...

Thursday, Mar 31, 2016 at 06:50 PM EDT

Hialeah, Miami Lead Nation in Closing Achievement Gap

Hialeah, Miami Lead Nation in Closing Achievement Gap

Good news for two of South Florida's largest cities: Hialeah and Miami are leading the nation with the lowest student achievement gaps.

Wednesday, Mar 30, 2016 at 08:13 PM EDT

'Say Yes to the Prom' Gets 55 Miami Girls Ready for Big Night

'Say Yes to the Prom' Gets 55 Miami Girls Ready for Big Night

The glitz and the glam of prom is coming early for a group of very deserving high school senior girls in South Florida.

Monday, Mar 28, 2016 at 07:01 PM EDT

Brag About Boyd Anderson High School

Brag About Boyd Anderson High School

You have to know where you're going to find Boyd Anderson High School, tucked into a neighborhood in Lauderdale Lakes. If you're a freshman student there, the school will help you find direction.

Monday, Mar 28, 2016 at 09:12 AM EDT

Fla. Educator to be Principal of Diddy's School

Fla. Educator to be Principal of Diddy's School

He's been a rapper, actor, singer, entrepreneur, record producer and clothing designer. Now Sean ``Diddy'' Combs has taken on a new job as the founder of a charter school in New York City's Harlem neighborhood.

Monday, Mar 28, 2016 at 06:36 AM EDT

UF $1M Grant Funds Child Brain Tumor Research

UF $1M Grant Funds Child Brain Tumor Research

A $1 million grant is boosting brain tumor research at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Friday, Mar 25, 2016 at 03:29 PM EDT

SWAG on 6: Pine Crest School's Alexandra Folleco

SWAG on 6: Pine Crest School's Alexandra Folleco

If people are defined by the way they respond to tragedy, Alexandra Folleco is a champion.

Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016 at 07:43 PM EDT

FIU's Fostering Panther Pride Program Assists Homeless Students

FIU's Fostering Panther Pride Program Assists Homeless Students

Most college students receive some amount of financial aid. The College Board says about two-thirds of full-time students are getting grants or loans to pay for college. The needs, however, are exponentially...

Friday, Mar 18, 2016 at 07:17 PM EDT

SWAG on 6: North Broward Prep's Rachel Wheeler

SWAG on 6: North Broward Prep's Rachel Wheeler

It’s hard to formulate a philosophy for life at age 16, but if someone that young can have words to live by, Rachel Wheeler has a suggestion.

Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016 at 07:43 PM EDT

NSU Doctors Teach CPR Classes at Broward High Schools

NSU Doctors Teach CPR Classes at Broward High Schools

Chest compressions aren’t the usual form of exercise kids get in their physical education classes. That’s what they get, though, when the doctors from NSU show up for their potentially life-saving workshop.

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