South Florida’s best high school scholar athletes were recognized on Wednesday in Miramar.
he parents of two students, who were fatally shot in two separate incidents, received posthumous diplomas for their teen sons who would have been in cap and gown on Tuesday.
Every indication was the State of Florida on Tuesday would charge the 17-year-old suspect as an adult in the near-fatal stabbing of sophomore student Deandre Johnson at Miami Killian Senior High School.
A 16-year-old was shot and killed in the middle of the street overnight.
A Miami high school was on lockdown Tuesday as police are searched for a reported weapon.
North Florida high school gets warning from atheist group after student concludes morning announcements by saying “God bless America.”
The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.
CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
Bells will sound Monday morning, ringing in the first day of the 2014-2015 school year.