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Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 07:03 PM EDT

Brag About Shadowlawn Elementary School

Brag About Shadowlawn Elementary School

When schools go up even one letter grade in Florida’s ratings system for public schools, it’s a big deal and cause for celebration. So the achievement of Shadowlawn Elementary School in Miami is simply...

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 10:16 PM EDT

Miami-Dade School District Cuts Testing Again

Miami-Dade School District Cuts Testing Again

For the third time in the past three school years, the Miami-Dade Superintendent has picked up his axe to whack off a few more assessments.

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 11:22 PM EDT

Florida Memorial University Offers Help to ITT Tech Students

Florida Memorial University Offers Help to ITT Tech Students

Florida Memorial University is lending a helping hand to South Florida students impacted by the nationwide shutter of ITT Technical Institute.

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 at 07:06 PM EDT

Falcon Cove Middle School in Weston Reinvents Library

Falcon Cove Middle School in Weston Reinvents Library

Here’s something you will never hear said inside the new media center at Falcon Cove Middle School in Weston: "Shhh, you’re in the library!"

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 03:26 PM EST

Education on 6: Brag About Your School

Education on 6: Brag About Your School

NBC 6 is searching for incredible schools to feature during our News at 11 a.m.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 02:42 PM EDT

Broward Schools Trying New Approach and New Programs

Broward Schools Trying New Approach and New Programs

NBC 6's Michael Spears take a look at the new approaches and new programs being offered at some schools in the county

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:08 PM EDT

Family Promoting EKG Tests For Students After Tragic Loss

Family Promoting EKG Tests For Students After Tragic Loss

A program is being offered with free EKG tests for high school athletes, part of a program being encouraged by a family after the loss of their child.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 06:48 PM EDT

School for Advanced Studies Getting Results

School for Advanced Studies Getting Results

It has small classes full of academic achievers and strivers, but it’s not an elite private academy. The School for Advanced Studies, or SAS, gets the results of a Ransom Everglades or Pine Crest School, with no...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:47 PM EDT

Chef Transforming School Lunches in Broward

Chef Transforming School Lunches in Broward

Square pizza, tater tots, greenish hot dogs, rubber chicken, dry burgers. For generations, these were the staple ingredients of school cafeterias. It’s time to forget everything you think you know about high...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 07:30 AM EDT

Teach for America Brings Young Educators to Miami's Schools

Teach for America Brings Young Educators to Miami's Schools

Young teachers from across the country are heading to schools in Miami's Liberty City and Overtown neighborhoods in an effort to make a difference.

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