At the NAF Next 2023 conference in Phoenix, a heartwarming full-circle moment unfolded as Julie Kennedy, a remarkable alumna of Miami Beach Senior High’s Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, received the prestigious NAF Alumni Award. Julie graduated from the academy in 2004 and embarked on a successful career in the hospitality industry before transitioning to education [...]
Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ Department of Career and Technical Education (CTE) is thrilled to announce its selection as a semi-finalist in the prestigious Career Z Challenge. This recognition reflects the department’s unwavering commitment to excellence in preparing students for successful careers in various industries through its career pathway programs and largest number of nationally distinguished NAF [...]
This month, CompTIA has highlighted Monica Uraga, lead teacher of the NAF Academy of IT-Cybersecurity magnet program. Self-taught at a young age with computer technology, and with years of experience, Ms. Uraga has a natural affinity for helping students understand complex computer technology and coding. She holds certifications in CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+ [...]
The Ramtech robotics Team won the Rocket City Regional Tournament in Huntsville, Alabama. This is the team's first win at a FIRST® Robotics regional tournament. The Ramtech student team also earned the Autonomous Award sponsored by Ford, which celebrates the team that has demonstrated consistent, reliable, high-performance robot operation during autonomously managed actions. Evaluation is based [...]
Let's celebrate the 2022 Summer Youth Internship Program (SYIP) interns on National Intern Day, Thursday, July 28, 2022! Developing future talent is one of the smartest decisions a business can make. Career path decisions are made early, so when organizations provide internships for high school students now, they create a pathway back to their organization for [...]
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of students! OR are you looking for a change? CTE is looking for industry qualified individuals to become teachers in the following areas: Culinary Arts Cloud Computing Digital Design TV/Video Production Hospitality & Tourism Engineering Cybersecurity Send resume to [email protected]
NAF Academy of Engineering students Leandra Belizaire and Shon Barthell were awarded NAF Fund II Foundation Diversity & Equity in STEM Scholarship in the amount of $2,000 to support their STEM career college education.
Fund II Academy of IT students attended the annual conference of eMerge Americas at the Miami Beach Convention Center held on April 20-21, 2022. Keynote speakers included Serena Williams, Alexis Ohanian, Pitbull and many other top leaders in the IT world. STEM Advisory Board Chair Carlos Vazquez sponsored the students.