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Broward Schools To Allow Students With Head Lice To Remain In Class

Broward County schools have updated their guidelines when it comes to students with head lice.

CBS Miami–03/18/2014

(Source: Miami Police Dept.)

Miami-Dade School Board Votes On New Police Chief

Miami-Dade County Public Schools has a new top cop.

CBS Miami–05/22/2013

Questions have been raised concerning the Hialeah Police Departments initial findings in their investigation of a deadly crash involving one of their officers and the daughter of a newly-elected Miami-Dade School Board member. (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: City Of Hialeah Sued In Deadly Police-Involved Crash

CBS4 has obtained striking new surveillance tape of a deadly crash involving a Hialeah Police cruiser.

CBS4–05/03/2013

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Miami-Dade School Board Employee Beaten, Robbed & Carjacked

A member of the Miami-Dade School Board was beaten and carjacked as she arrived to work on Friday morning, authorities tell CBS4 News.

04/26/2013

(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade School Board meeting

Miami-Dade School Board Race Turns Into Rout

What was expected to be a competitive race for the Miami-Dade School Board District 5 turned into a rout.

CBS4–08/14/2012

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Billion Dollar Bond Proposed To Upgrade Dilapidated Schools

A $1.2 billion bond referendum pitched by the Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho has been approved by the Miami-Dade School Board in a vote of 7-2.

CBS4–08/01/2012

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Carvalho To Pitch Bond Referendum

Money to repair and update schools in Miami-Dade may be on the November ballot.

CBS4–07/30/2012

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School Board Approves New MAST Proposal

Conflict gave way to compromise at a Miami-Dade school board meeting Wednesday. The board discussed a controversial plan to expand ultra-selective MAST academy to Key Biscayne students. The proposal passed, but with significant changes from the last time the board discussed the issue last month.

CBS Miami–07/11/2012

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School Board Takes Up MAST Academy Expansion Plan

A large, vocal crowd showed up Wednesday’s Miami-Dade School Board meeting as the board takes up a controversial plan to open MAST Academy to all students living in Key Biscayne.

CBS4–06/13/2012

(Source: AP/Brian Bohannon)

Miami-Dade Prepping For Dismal FCAT Scores

Just 24 hours after the state of Florida decided to lower standards to allow more students to pass the written part of the FCAT; the Miami-Dade School Board is debating whether the FCAT is setting expectations correctly or is too hard.

CBS4–05/16/2012

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