RSS Miami-Dade NAF Academies

  • AOF Darryl Perry Scholarship Winners August 4, 2021
  • HGHS MIT Engineering Design Workshop! August 4, 2021
    Our Hialeah Gardens Senior High School Academy of Engineering has partnered with the MIT Engineering Design Workshop!  This 4 week hybrid program has students designing innovative projects under the mentorship of MIT professors, HGHS alumni, and NAF Academy Lead Teacher, Mr. Alex Garrido.
  • From Student to Teacher – Adam Bernstein August 3, 2021
    Just nine years ago, Adam Bernstein was a NAF academy student at Alonso & Tracy Mourning High School. Chosen by NAF for the 2019 NAF Alumni Award, he also served as Lead Teacher at North Miami Beach NAF Distinguished Academy of IT for five years. Mr. Bernstein currently is a teacher supervisor for the Miami-Dade […]
  • NAF Janet Linton Award August 3, 2021
    Miami-Dade County Public Schools is proud to announce Dr. Elizabeth Aguila was selected as an 2021 Janet Linton Leadership Award winner. Lisa Dughi, CEO of NAF introduced the award winners at the annual NAF Next 2021 Conference, held July 13-15, 2021. Dr. Elizabeth Aguila is a career and technical education teacher at Hialeah Gardens Senior […]
  • 2021 NAF Mega Student Industry Virtual Conference Huge Success August 3, 2021
    In addition to the 2,563 conference student and educator attendees, 1,086 attendees visited the college and career expo. 460 Expo booths had interactions with attendees. Keynote speaker, David Gandell received rave reviews including 97% excellent/good survey responses. The breakout session speakers had above 78 % satisfaction rating. Six internship providers interviewed approximately 80 students. Overall, the day was a huge success, and […]
  • Congratulations to Dr. Lupe Diaz FACTE Hall of Fame Inductee July 23, 2021
    On July 20th at the Florida Association for Career and Technical Education State Conference, Dr. Lupe Ferran Diaz, M-DCPS CTE Executive Director, was inducted into the Florida ACTE Hall of Fame.
  • Congratulations STEM Scholarship Winners July 21, 2021
    The uncertainties of 2020 challenged all of us, but with the amazing support of our sponsors and members, we made great strides in achieving our goals and mission to host the Annual Mega Student Conference. The STEM Advisory Board has awarded four deserving students from Miami-Dade County Public Schools with a $1,000 scholarship from each […]
  • Congratulations to Newly Distinguished and Model Academies! July 19, 2021
    M-DCPS is proud to announce ten newly distinguished academies. Without participation from board members during the NAF quality reviews, academies would not receive these designations. Thank you to everyone who supported this effort.   2021 NEW DISTINGUISHED NAF ACADEMIES   American Senior High – Academies of Engineering and IT Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Senior High – Academy of […]
  • Raytheon Presentations June 14, 2021
  • Hospitality & Tourism Leader Awards Scholarships July 20, 2020
    NAF Academy of Hospitality and Tourism students, Ahmed Middlebrooks, Homestead Senior High, and Sabrina Mosqueda, Miami Beach High were the first awardees of the $10,000 George Neary Academic Excellence in Education Award. Recipients were selected for $1500 scholarships awarded through the generosity of George Neary, retired GMCVB Associate VP, and member Academy of Hospitality & […]