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Monthly Archives: March 2017


BrandsMart U.S.A’s Super Teacher: Mr. Tim Martin

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

This weeks BrandsMart U.S.A's Super Teacher goes to Mr. Tim Martin. He oversees the creative arts program at Robert Morgan Educational Center and Technical College. He prepares his students for the multimedia industry by including 3D animation, web development and creative arts in his curriculum.   You can watch more about Mr. Tim and his teaching methods at: http://sflcw.com/2017/03/29/superheroes-in-our-schools-mr-martin/  

CTE Students Participate in”Let Girls Code” Event

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: Middle School, STEAM|Tags: |

On March 7, 2017,  after a partnership between Miami Dade College and Oracle Academy, girls from local middle schools and high schools were taught how to code to reduce the severe shortage of women in computer-science and other technology-related fields. This event involved faculty and students from MDC'S renowned School of Engineering and Technology to help guide [...]

FFA District Contest Photo Gallery

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: Career Technical Student Organizations, FFA|Tags: |

iNsideLook at Doolin Middle

By | March 27th, 2017|Categories: Middle School, STEAM, Videos|Tags: |

@K8_Dragons' robotics program allows students to develop a passion for #STEM through innovative learning. #iNsideLook #TechnologyThursday pic.twitter.com/JtYqMVVM61 — Miami Dade Schools (@MDCPS) March 23, 2017

2017 ProStart Culinary Team Competitions

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: NAF Academies|Tags: , , |

Sponsored by The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Educational Foundation (FRLAEF) John A Ferguson, Hialeah Gardens, and South Dade Senior High School students participated in the 2017 ProStart Culinary Team Competition on March 3-4, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. A total of 47 schools from around Florida participated in the competition with 15 schools winning top awards [...]

2017 TSA State Conference

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

On March 1st through the 4th the 2017 Florida TSA State Conference was held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Orlando, Florida. Spirit Award 1st Place - Miami Lakes Chapter Transportation Modeling 2nd Place – Miami Lakes Educational Center Edwin Critz Digital Video Production 3rd Place – Miami Lakes Educational Center Alyssa Esquia Angelica Brito [...]

Miami Tunnel Team Seeks to Inspire the Engineers of the Future

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Engineering, NAF Academies, STEAM|Tags: |

Miami, February 27, 2017:  The engineering club at Booker T. Washington High School joined the CEO of the Miami Tunnel, Chris Hodgkins, to promote National Engineers Week and inspire the students. Mr. Hodgkin's and the engineers who worked on the tunnel explained the unique and innovative tunnel built in South Florida and then spoke about their [...]

2017 TEN80 Spring Invitational

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: STEAM|Tags: |

Thank you to Miami Dade Wolfson campus for hosting the TEN80 Spring Invitational Contest on March 7, 2017. Congratulations to the participating schools: TERRA, Miami Coral Park, Jose Marti MAST, Felix Varela, North Miami, North Miami Beach, American, Braddock and Miami Springs.

Florida DECA’s Career Development Conference

By | March 10th, 2017|Categories: Career Technical Student Organizations|Tags: , |

On Thursday, March 2 thru Sunday, March 5, Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista hosted Florida DECA's 57th Annual Career Development Conference. Their various ballrooms hosted 48 different competition categories with over 300 students participating in role-plays, presentations, interviews and testing. Voting delegates from each chapter had the responsibility of electing the Team 60 officers for Florida [...]

Agritechnology and Veterinary Assisting Students and Mangrove Restoration

By | March 8th, 2017|Categories: STEAM|Tags: |

Agritechnology and Veterinary Assisting students at Hialeah Gardens Senior High are involved in a STEAM project raising Tilapia and cultivating Red Mangrove propagules. Through this project, Agritechnology students are collaborating with Frost Museum in the restoration efforts of mangrove habitat. STEAM Initiatives Applied During Project Aquaponics Tilapia and Red Mangrove Propagule Cultivation Science: Understanding [...]