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 [...]
Teachers and students in Miami-Dade County Public Schools were able to attend the Miami Heat Robotics Day event on December 13, 2016 at 11:00 am-2:00 pm. This inaugural event allowed students to become designers and engineers as they work in teams to create a dribbling machine to compete. The students were also able to attend a 2016-17 [...]
Felix Varela High School CTE Veterinary students have been featured in the Miami Herald and ShelterMe.TV online articles. Varela students participate in SPOTS program to train dogs. In early December, Miami Felix Varela High School students participated in the SPOTS program to train stray dogs so they can get a better chance at getting adopted into a [...]
Mad City Money is a learning opportunity event for NAF Academy of Finance students. During the event, each student is given a scenario with information that contains: an occupation and salary, student loan debt, credit card debt, etc. Participating in this event gives students an idea of what adults are doing to take care of their [...]
For the last twenty years, The Nursing Consortium of South Florida has coordinated a tri-county event providing a job shadowing and career exploration experience for Health Science students. Over 450 Health Science students from 17 Miami-Dade County Public high schools participated in the event at local hospitals, medical centers and colleges. Being exposed to [...]
The Greater Kendall Business Association has awarded Ms. Anna Mirabal as the GKBA Educator of the Year. Ms. Mirabal is the Lead Teacher of the NAF Academy of Finance at Coral Reef Senior High School.