Alberto Carvalho

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Broward, Dade, Palm Beach County To Resume FSA Testing Thursday

After a calamitous day one, followed by two days of throwing up their hands, South Florida school districts – Miami Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach – will hold their breaths and try again tomorrow to boot up a standardized testing system that bombed out of the gates.

03/04/2015

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FSA Testing Canceled Until State Can Guarantee Problems Are Fixed

chool administrators in Miami-Dade and Broward have canceled the computer based Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) test for grades 8-10 Tuesday, however, Education commissioner Pam Stewart told district superintendents via email Tuesday morning that the online tech services have been restored and testing may resume.

03/03/2015

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Miami-Dade & Broward Suspend New Assessment Test

This week the state is rolling out its new, much debated, Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) tests.

03/02/2015

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Superintendent Announces Millions For Sunset High Renovations

Less than two weeks after a social media firestorm that put a negative spotlight on Sunset Senior High School for unsanitary conditions, an announcement was made Monday of millions of dollars invested to turn the school around.

02/02/2015

Jordan Sotomayor, 18, was arrested on January 23, 2015 for allegedly stalking a teacher. (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Dept. of Corrections)

Miami Sunset High Student Arrested, Accused Of Stalking Teacher

A Miami Sunset Senior High School student was arrested Friday on an aggravated stalking charge connected to an incident with a teacher at the school.

01/23/2015

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Dade School Superintendent Tours School Amid Filth Allegations

Miami-Dade School’s Superintendent took a tour of a school amid allegations of filthy conditions at the institution.

01/22/2015

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Miami Sunset Senior High Principal Out Amid Filth Allegations

Miami Sunset Senior High’s principal has retired amid social media posts on the school’s conditions.

01/21/2015

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Number Of Top-Rated High Schools Falls In Florida

Grades are in for Florida’s high school graduation rates and preliminary grades for the schools.

12/18/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez. (Source: CBS4)

Dade Teacher’s Union Files Lawsuit Against Mayor

The United Teachers of Dade are ready to teach Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez a lesson, over what they are calling “mayoral malpractice.”

12/05/2014

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Local Leaders Aim To Prevent Tragedy With Free Gun Lock Distribution

An accidental shooting from an unlocked gun is a tragedy—one that local leaders are hoping to prevent with a free gun lock distribution Thursday.

12/04/2014

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