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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.

Friday, Feb 10, 2017 at 07:02 PM EST

SWAG on 6: Fort Lauderdale High's Adler Fleurizard

SWAG on 6: Fort Lauderdale High's Adler Fleurizard

Adler Fleurizard doesn’t play, but he’s still the heart and soul of Fort Lauderdale High School’s soccer team.

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 06:29 PM EST

Teacher Shortage in South Florida

Teacher Shortage in South Florida

We send our kids to school every day and just expect teachers to be there, but it’s not that simple. There aren’t enough teachers to go around.

Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 09:41 PM EST

Brag About South Miami High School

Brag About South Miami High School

The list of schools that can claim to be both sports and arts powerhouses is short. South Miami High School is in fine company, making the list for its magnet programs.

Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 11:43 AM EST

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - South Miami Senior High

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - South Miami Senior High

Home of the Cobras, the school is known for its magnet programs in music, art, digital photography – as well as the TV Production magnet program taught by the reigning teacher of the year in Miami-Dade...

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 06:14 PM EST

SWAG on 6: Westland Hialeah High's Santiago Correa

SWAG on 6: Westland Hialeah High's Santiago Correa

Santiago Correa came to Westland Hialeah High in 2014, a 10th grader who spoke no English. Since then, he’s learned a new language, took the hardest classes, worked a part-time job, enrolled in the Early College...

Thursday, Feb 2, 2017 at 09:21 PM EST

South Florida Educators Voice Concern Over Devos' Nomination

South Florida Educators Voice Concern Over Devos' Nomination

South Florida educators voice their concerns about Trump's Education Secretary nominee Betsy Devos.

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