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

Miami-Dade’s Carvalho Named National Superintendent Of The Year

Miami-Dade Public Schools’ Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho gained the title of National Superintendent of the Year on Thursday.

02/13/2014

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Broward School Board Considering Cell Phone Ban For Parents

Many parents pass time in the sometimes forever-long school pick-up line by catching up with friends on the phone, or perhaps even finishing-up business over Bluetooth. But, in an effort to put the brakes on dangerous driving, the Broward school district is proposing a ban on all cell phone use on school property while driving.

01/30/2014

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Mystery Illness Afflicting Broward Elementary School

A mystery illness that seems to be making its way around a Broward County school has prompted the school board to alert parents to the possible problem.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013

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

Superintendent Carvalho Proposes Tax Rate Decrease

A new proposal, made by Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, if approved by the School Board, will have homeowners paying a lower rate of taxes to the Miami-Dade school district than last year.

07/17/2013

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State Board Approves School Grading Changes

The formula used to grade schools is changing once again. On Tuesday, the state’s Board of Education voted 4-3 to approve the formula change pushed by Education Commissioner Tony Bennett.

07/16/2013

Raquel Regalado  (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Raquel Regalado

Miami-Dade school board member Raquel Regalado discusses the $1.2 billion school bond
referendum.

CBS4–09/23/2012

Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvalho

M-D School Board Finalizes Budget Without Cutting Teachers

The Miami-Dade School Board finalized its $2.7 billion budget and tax rate for 2012-13 without cutting teachers or elective classes.

CBS Miami–09/06/2012

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M-D Superintendent Shares Vision For School Year

In front of students, teachers and administrators, Superintendent Alberto Carvalho delivered his opening-of-school address for the 2012-2013 school year.

CBS4–08/10/2012

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Dade Board To Get New, Leaner School Budget

Full-time teachers will keep their jobs, more classes will live only on the internet, and administration will be streamlined under a $2.7 billion budget proposed my Miami-Dade’s school chief.

CBS4–07/17/2012

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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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