Alberto Carvalho

Alberto Carvalho (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Alberto Carvalho

CBS4’s Jim DeFede and Superintendent Alberto Carvalho discuss the school district’s discipline diversion program and civil citation program designed to keep juveniles from being given a criminal record, which was hailed this past week in Washington, DC.

CBS4–07/26/2015

Lazara Reytana (Source: Reytana Family)

Teen Recovers After Shooting In Front Of Dade Home

A 13- year old girl is recovering at a South Florida hospital after she was shot overnight in front of her home near Goulds Park in southwest Miami-Dade.

07/24/2015

Alberto Carvalho headed to the White House for national school discipline discussion. (Source: CBS4)

Carvalho Headed To White House For National School Discipline Discussion

Superintendent of Schools Alberto Carvalho is headed to the White House for a national policy discussion on school discipline.

07/21/2015

Alberto Iber was removed as principal of North Miami Senior High after posting 'insensitive' comment online. (Source: Miami-Dade Public Schools)

North Miami Principal Removed After “Insensitive” Comment

The Principal of North Miami Senior High School has been removed from the school after he posted a controversial comment online.

06/10/2015

Jamari Tillman, 10, was released from the hospital and is recovering after being shot in the leg. (Source: CBS4)

10-Year-Old Shot Released From Hospital

A 10-year-old child shot in the leg while riding his bike was released from the hospital on Sunday.

06/07/2015

10-year-old recovering from being shot in the leg. (Source: CBS4)

10-Year-Old Shot Left Wondering, ‘Why Would They Do This To Me?’

A 10-year-old boy, shot in the leg Wednesday while he was riding his bicycle, remains in the hospital recovering from his wound.

06/05/2015

Christopher Vazquez (left) and Taurean Pitts  (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

Carvalho, Father Speak Out After Teen Shooting

A father and the superintendent of Miami-Dade Schools both spoke out Wednesday after a 15-year-old middle school student was riddled with bullets during an argument.

05/27/2015

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Test Grade Eliminations Result Of State Going “Too Far, Too Fast”

Miami-Dade Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho spoke out Tuesday after Monday’s big news when it comes to testing in South Florida.

05/19/2015

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State Announces Math Assessments Won’t Factor Into Final School Grades  

Standardized testing was in a state of disarray throughout the 2014-2015 school year in Florida. Now another issue has led the state to eliminate the requirement of some math assessments from the final course grades.

05/18/2015

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Dade Schools Eliminate End-Of-Course Exams

Miami-Dade public schools is eliminating all elementary-level end of course tests.

04/23/2015

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