Kids like Jonathan Gomez are dealing with the death of their friend, Jesus Menesus, just 24 hours after he was electrocuted while fetching a loose basketball at an FPL substation.
Friends stopped by a makeshift memorial in Miami where a teenager was electrocuted after he jumped a fence into an electrical grid.
Some good news for students who tired of taking so many tests. Miami-Dade County Public Schools will administer 24 fewer tests this year, following a preliminary review of the District’s testing program
Community leaders lead by Miami-Dade Schools’ Superintendent Alberto Carvalho and police chiefs made a plea on Tuesday, urging everyone to “Say something” if they had “seen something” that could be a crime or could lead to a crime.
CPR Day Miami is this Saturday, and several locations will be hosting free CPR training.
Miami-Dade’s Schools Superintendent has weighed in on the debate of state standardized testing. In an op-ed piece in CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald, Alberto Carvalho urged common sense when it comes to testing.
On the eve of the start of the new school year, Jim sits down for a special half hour with Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Albert Carvalho. The two discuss the new standards replacing the FCAT as well as how the district will handle the influx of refugee children in our community from Central America.
Just in time for school on Monday, a local organization made sure those in need of school attire got it on Saturday.
Bells will sound Monday morning, ringing in the first day of the 2014-2015 school year.
Monday morning means back-to-school for students all across South Florida and for parents, the day means dropping kids off at the stop.