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Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 at 08:34 PM EDT

Students Learn How to Trade in the Stock Market

Students Learn How to Trade in the Stock Market

From sports to band to drama to debate to robotics and more, there is no shortage of ways for high schools to compete with one another. You can now add another one to the list: stock trading.

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 06:22 PM EDT

BarryU Tech Students Learning to Master 3D Printing

BarryU Tech Students Learning to Master 3D Printing

Students in Barry University's exclusive computer tech program are learning to master 3D printing. NBC 6's Ari Odzer reports.

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 06:28 PM EDT

'Puppy Raising' Part of Lesson Plan at Davie School

'Puppy Raising' Part of Lesson Plan at Davie School

Gunther is just like every other fourth-grader at Nova Eisenhower Elementary School in Davie, with some slight differences. They write with pens, he stays in one. They have hair, he has fur. Their shirts have...

Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017 at 07:30 PM EDT

Students Design Peace Sleeves for Starbucks Cups

Students Design Peace Sleeves for Starbucks Cups

Starbucks customers, you will start to see sleeves like that very soon at Broward County stores.

Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 at 07:23 PM EDT

South Florida Principals Working at Their Alma Maters

South Florida Principals Working at Their Alma Maters

It could be said that the new principal of John F. Kennedy Middle School knows his way around the building. Back in 1979, when it was J.F.K. Junior High School, Bernie Osborn was a 9th grader, about to graduate...

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 04:09 PM EDT

Father Makes Push For Standing Desk in Classrooms

Father Makes Push For Standing Desk in Classrooms

Two classrooms in Broward have desks fundraised and built by Derek Lopez, including Nova High and Oakland Park Elementary.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 07:09 PM EDT

Broward County Public Schools Notice Higher Ratings

Broward County Public Schools Notice Higher Ratings

The school year just started, so there’s still time to celebrate last year’s achievements and to use them as springboards for this year. 96% of Broward County Public Schools earned an A, B, or C grade, and 13...

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017 at 06:07 AM EDT

South Fla. Public, Charter Schools Battle For Top Students

South Fla. Public, Charter Schools Battle For Top Students

The local school districts are practically in a race to create more options available to students. They’ve added hundreds of magnet and choice programs over the past five or six years.

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 03:31 PM EDT

Supporting Our Schools: How To Help Students and Teachers

Supporting Our Schools: How To Help Students and Teachers

All too often, kids don’t have the school supplies — pens, paper, notebooks and more — that they need to succeed in school. Teachers struggle to fill the gap without the resources they need. So this July,...

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 06:47 PM EDT

Miami-Dade, Broward Head Back to Class For First School Day

Miami-Dade, Broward Head Back to Class For First School Day

The day thousands of students and parents across Miami-Dade and Broward counties have been waiting for arrived Monday with the first day of school.

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