Alberto Carvalho

Alberto Carvalho (Source: CBS4)

Supt. Carvalho Gives Thousands Of His Own Money For Student Scholarships

Miami-Dade County Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho did something unique Wednesday to “honor students whose paths have been both difficult but also inspirational.”

08/06/2014

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Miami-Dade Public Schools Announces Program For Random Drug Testing

The Miami-Dade School district announced Tuesday a plan for a pilot program for the random drug testing of students participating in sports and other extracurricular activities. Miami-Dade County Public Schools will be implementing the program for the 2014-2015 school year.

08/05/2014

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Ruling May Chill School Districts Efforts To Challenge Charter School Conversions

A ruling against the Miami-Dade County Public School District was the first-ever ruling under Florida statutes, written specifically to prevent school districts from taking “unlawful reprisals” against employees who support charter school conversions.

07/09/2014

Immigration

“Children Immigrants” An Impending Issue For Miami-Dade Schools

The crisis of children crossing the border without their parents and filling up shelters in Miami-Dade county is becoming an impending issue in Florida’s public school system.

06/18/2014

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Major Store Chain Targets Local School For New Library

There was a lot of noise at a usually quiet place. Students, teachers, parents and staff at Coral Park Elementary in Southwest Miami-Dade were ecstatic over the newly renovated library.

06/04/2014

Trading tales from the field with Fl teacher of the year and national finalist Dorina Sackman.  (Source: Twitter/Alberto Carvalho)

Supt. Carvalho Recognized At White House Ceremony

Another big honor for Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho. On Thursday, he was recognized for his work by President Barack Obama and U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at a White House ceremony for the National Teacher of the Year announcement.

05/01/2014

Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho (Source: CBS4)

Superintendent Carvalho To Receive Presidential Recognition

Another big pat on the proverbial back for Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho.

04/30/2014

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Joint Forces To Launch School Safety Officer Program

A joint initiative between Miami’s mayor, the police chief, and some school board members has formed with one goal in mind–increased school safety.

04/28/2014

FIU President Mark Rosenberg (right) poses with Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho (right) who received an honorary degree in public service from the university during their spring commencement ceremonies on Sunday.  (Source: FIU)

Supt. Carvalho Receives Honorary Degree From FIU

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho received an honorary degree in public service from Florida International University during their spring commencement ceremonies on Sunday.

04/27/2014

April 24, 2014: "Tampa selfie w Mario & Tia Diaz Balart after emergency landing."  Photo by: Alberto M. Carvalho

Superintendent Back In Miami After Emergency Landing In Tampa

Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho went back to work on in Miami Friday after he was on a plane that had to make an emergency landing Thursday night.

CBS Miami–04/25/2014

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