Dr. Candi L. Ring, a Cybersecurity Curriculum Developer, FCIT at The University of South Florida, had this to say about the teachers that joined as mentors for the Cyber Patriot Competitions. "Stephanie (Northrop Grumman)- Your knowledge of the history and logistics of the Cyber Patriot program was an asset to the discussion. Marlon (Miami-Dade)- [...]
On Friday, October 18, 2019, over two hundred Miami-Dade County Public School (M-DCPS) Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)* student leaders from 22 secondary schools came together at the Annual FBLA Officers’ Training Conference at Tropical Park. The conference kicked off with a roll-call of the schools and an introduction from the chapter presidents [...]
Two teams of NAF Academy of Information Technology students from Hialeah Gardens Senior High have won 2nd and 3rd Place at the state level of the 2017-18 CyberPatriot X contest sponsored by Northrop Grumman Foundation, and the Air Force Association among many other national corporations. At the center of CyberPatriot is the National Youth Cyber Defense [...]
Over 100 Academy of Information Technology students from G. Holmes Braddock Senior and Miami Lakes Ed. Center attended a workshop which focused on Cyber Security at NOVA Southeastern University on October 19, 2017.
Miami Lakes Ed. Center students attend a ceremony at McDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida to receive their 1st place award for the Cyber Patriot Contest.
Mr. Marlon Vernon was awarded "State Teacher of the Year" at a ceremony on McDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. Mr.Vernon serves as the lead teacher of the Distinguished NAF Academy of Information Technology at the Miami Lakes Ed. Center Cyber Patriot Student Team. .
Academy of IT students from John A. Ferguson Senior, G. Holmes Braddock Senior, South Dade Senior, Miami Lakes Educational Center and William Turner Technical Arts High School attended "Cybersecurity Day @ NSU" on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Nova Southeastern University (NSU.) October is the National Cyber-Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security [...]
Congratulations to W.R. Thomas Technology Ed. instructor, Adam Mack and students achieving NSA Cyber Security Certificates after completing curriculum and online activities.