Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez. (Source: CBS4)

Dade Teacher’s Union Files Lawsuit Against Mayor

The United Teachers of Dade are ready to teach Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez a lesson, over what they are calling “mayoral malpractice.”

12/05/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Local Leaders Aim To Prevent Tragedy With Free Gun Lock Distribution

An accidental shooting from an unlocked gun is a tragedy—one that local leaders are hoping to prevent with a free gun lock distribution Thursday.

12/04/2014

(source: dadeschools.net)

Miami-Dade Schools & United Teachers Of Dade Reach Agreement

Miami-Dade County Public Schools and the United Teachers of Dade have reached a tentative agreement on contract negotiations.

11/07/2014

Coral Reef Sr. High School
(Source: crhs.dadeschools.net)

Four Miami-Dade Public High Schools Make Prestigious List

A huge honor and congratulations goes out to four Miami-Dade public high schools which made the list of top ten best public high schools in Florida as ranked by niche.com.

11/04/2014

Source: CBS4

Authorities, Staff Hold Active Shooter Drill In Miami School

Amid news of the deadly Ottawa, Canada shooting, South Florida school officials are taking it in their hands to prepare staff for an active shooter drill.

10/24/2014

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Miami-Dade Schools Eliminate 24 Tests

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

10/23/2014

CPR

Thousands Attend Free CPR Training

According to event officials, 4,740 people visited eight locations for free CPR training.

09/06/2014

CPR Day Miami on Saturday will teach citizens free CPR lessons.

CPR Day Miami Gives Free Training To Miami Residents

CPR Day Miami is this Saturday, and several locations will be hosting free CPR training.

09/05/2014

Dr. Joe Underwood   (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Let’s Hear it For the Refs

The Greater Miami Athletic Conference Football Officers Association has been serving the student-athletes of public and private schools in South Florida for more than 75 years. They work over 400 high school football games per season in Miami-Dade county alone. They are a group of dedicated referees and officials, but their goals of community service take them way beyond the football field. We focus on their mission and how you can help them achieve their goals.

My TV 33–08/25/2014

Fedrick Ingram, Pres., UTD (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: One-on-One with UTD President Fedrick Ingram

South Florida students have returned to the classroom and obviously, so have their teachers. That means it’s back to business as usual for the United Teachers of Dade union. The UTD represents more than 35-thousand school employees who work to educate more than 370-thousand students in more than 400 schools. And this year the UTD is marking its 40th anniversary. We focus on the important role the UTD plays, not only for teachers, but for students and parents as well.

My TV 33–08/25/2014

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