Alberto Carvalho

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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

Jarvis Henderson was shot and killed overnight in Miami 4/16/15 (Source: CBS4)

Miami Edison High School Student Shot & Killed In Miami

A 16-year-old was shot and killed in the middle of the street overnight.

04/16/2015

Students at Killian Senior High are showing support for one of their own who was stabbed on campus earlier this week.  (Source: Twitter)

Show Of Support For Killian Student Stabbed On Campus

Students at Killian Senior High are showing support for one of their own who was stabbed on campus earlier this week.

04/02/2015

An attorney for Killian High stabbing victim DeAndre Johnson released a picture of the teen in a South Florida hospital on April 1, 2015. (Source: Judd Rosen)

Killian High Stabbing Victim Expected To Be “Okay”

The attorney for family of a student stabbed at Miami Killian Senior High has released a picture of the teen now in the hospital.

04/01/2015

Miami Police and community members came together to go door to door in search for the killers of two children in the area on March 27, 2015. (Courtesy: Miami Police Dept./ Ofc. Rene Pimentel)

Cops, Community Unite In Search Of Info On Child, Teen Deaths

Miami Police and the community came together, searching for information on the recent killings of a child and a teen in Miami this week.

03/28/2015

10-year-old Marlon "Merv" Eason, was shot in the head outside his home on Northwest 4th Court Tuesday. (Source: Twitter)

Mothers Embrace As Community Rallies To Find Their Sons’ Killers

Two mothers, both longing to hold their sons again, instead held one another at the culmination of a community march designed to find answers that might lead to the people who killed their children.

03/26/2015

A 10-year is old is in the hospital after he was shot in the head Tuesday evening. City of Miami Police said it all happened at 1975 NW 4th Court. As of 11:00 p.m., much of the neighborhood remained blocked off. (Source: CBS4)

Police: Juvenile Crime on The Rise In Miami

Violent crime in the City of Miami has been dropping over the past ten years, but juvenile crime has been rising, according to police and young people are becoming the targets more than before.

03/25/2015

A rendering of a ski slope planned for American Dream Miami, a 200-acre entertainment and retail complex planned for NW Miami-Dade. (Source: Triple Five)

Dade School Board Cancels Lease, Paving Way For Mega Mall

With one unanimous vote, Miami-Dade school board members brought the proposed “American Dream Miami” mall closer to reality Wednesday.

03/18/2015

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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

Student Computer Testing (Source: CBS4)

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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