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Friday, Mar 3, 2017 at 06:19 PM EST

Explore NOVA's New Marine Environmental Education Center

Explore NOVA's New Marine Environmental Education Center

Captain the green sea turtle has her own pool, her own team taking care of her, and she seems to love the attention. She’s the star of Nova Southeastern University’s brand-new Marine Environmental Education...

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 07:02 AM EST

Tuesday Marks Last Day For College Prepaid Sign Up Period

Tuesday Marks Last Day For College Prepaid Sign Up Period

After midnight, you’ll have to wait until the end of the year for the next open enrollment period. Plans are up an average of two percent over last year.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:19 PM EST

Brag About Country Club Middle School

Brag About Country Club Middle School

A 600-student population is small for a public middle school in South Florida. That’s why the teachers at Country Club Middle School in the far northwest corner of Miami-Dade County know their students so well...

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:56 AM EST

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - Country Club Middle School

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - Country Club Middle School

Home of the Hurricanes, CCMS has a dynamic reputation and is known for having one of the top biomedical and forensic science magnet programs in the county under the leadership of principal Cynthia Prado.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 06:52 PM EST

SWAG On 6: Taravella High's Duran Cameron

SWAG On 6: Taravella High's Duran Cameron

They call him the face of Taravella High School in Coral Springs. Duran Cameron does the televised announcements every morning, and he’s one of those students everyone seems to go to for advice, or just a hug.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 06:57 PM EST

SWAG on 6: Student Brightens Lives of Special Needs Teens

SWAG on 6: Student Brightens Lives of Special Needs Teens

Seeing Karen Uriostegui volunteering with disabled students at Braddock High School is almost the same as watching a teacher at work.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 06:40 PM EST

Valuable Lessons in 'Stitching History From the Holocaust'

Valuable Lessons in 'Stitching History From the Holocaust'

Fashion and the Holocaust. Two things not normally associated with each other. At the Jewish Museum of Florida/FIU, an exhibit called “Stitching History from the Holocaust” is tying the two together and teaching...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 07:29 AM EST

UF Receives Record Number of Applicants for 2017-18 Year

UF Receives Record Number of Applicants for 2017-18 Year

The university said it had accepted more than 13,000 students - or about 38 percent of those who applied.

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 06:37 PM EST

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - Miramar High School

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - Miramar High School

Home of the Patriots, the school has a criminal justice program where they work in a partnership with the city’s police department - allowing students to work in law enforcement roles within the community...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 07:15 AM EST

Florida Schools Facing Expected Teacher Shortage

Florida Schools Facing Expected Teacher Shortage

A main reason for the shortage is a drop in Florida college students majoring in education - some education professors say more college students are saying they don't think education is a rewarding career.

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