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Friday, Nov 3, 2017 at 07:08 PM EDT

SWAG on 6: Homar Ali is Putting His Peers on Path to Success

SWAG on 6: Homar Ali is Putting His Peers on Path to Success

At Pompano Beach High School, everyone seems to know Homar Ali. He runs the National Honor Society at his school and has become a very influential part of the academic institution.

Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017 at 06:23 PM EDT

South Florida Students Paint Personal Gift for Refugees

South Florida Students Paint Personal Gift for Refugees

The photographs are striking because every one of them shows a child smiling. If every picture tells a story, these pictures would all tell happy tales of childhood, except that the kids in the photos are...

Monday, Oct 30, 2017 at 06:22 PM EDT

Brag About Your School: Poinciana Park Elementary

Brag About Your School: Poinciana Park Elementary

The stigma of being labeled a “failing school” can be hard to shed, but it’s not an impossible task. Just ask the students and teachers at Poinciana Park Elementary School in Liberty City.

Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 06:43 PM EDT

Facebook Hosts Anti-Bullying Seminar at SW Senior High

Facebook Hosts Anti-Bullying Seminar at SW Senior High

It seems like every week, there’s a new, horrible case of cyber bullying in the news. Facebook says it’s fighting back in several ways, from technical fixes and changes on its platform, to partnering with...

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.

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