‘Devious Lick’ Challenge: Vandalism, Theft Videos On Social Media Leads To WarningA TikTok craze is leading to vandalism in schools and the Miami-Dade County Public School District is urging parents to speak to their children about the “devious lick” challenge which doesn’t encourage star student behavior.
Miami-Dade Schools To Allow Fans At Outdoor Spring Sports Events With Limited CapacityOn Saturday, Miami-Dade County Public Schools said that effective immediately, they will begin allowing limited spectators for outdoor spring sports, which include baseball, flag football, softball, tennis, track and field, water polo, and lacrosse following increased health and safety measures.
Referendum 362: Higher Taxes For Teacher Raises, School Security PassesReferendum 362 has passed. Miami-Dade County Public Schools has received the financial boost it was looking for from voters to help pay for teacher raises and school security.
Miami-Dade Schools Seek Financial Boost From Voters For Teacher Raises, School SecurityMiami-Dade County Public Schools is looking for a financial boost from voters on Election Day to help pay for teacher raises and school security.
Historic Achievement: No 'F' Graded Schools In Miami-Dade CountyMiami-Dade County Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho is celebrating an historic achievement in performance grades released Wednesday by the Florida Department of Education.
Dade Teachers Unhappy Over Agreement With DistrictSome Miami-Dade County school teachers say they are not too happy with the recent agreement between the union and school district.
Focus on South Florida: "Let's Talk it Out" A disturbing trend in South Florida is putting all of our children in potential danger. An increase in youth violence here has resulted in teens killing teens, sometimes with guns brought to school, and teens committing suicide as a result of bullying. "Let's Talk It Out" is a program whose goal it is to introduce simple techniques to youth and teens to resolve conflicts. We focus on the program, how it works, and if it’s helping.
Officials Want Hispanic Heritage Month To Grow UpMiami Dade County School Board members pushed for an upgrade in schools’ learning activities during Hispanic Heritage month.
Student Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault At South Florida SchoolAn investigation is underway at South Dade Senior High School after a female was allegedly sexually assaulted after school was dismissed Friday.
Unaccompanied Minors In Miami Take English Classes On 1st Day Of SchoolThe crisis of thousands of unaccompanied minors crossing the Mexican border is being felt across the United States and in South Florida as well.
It's Down-To-The-Wire For Students Prepping To Go Back To School Many parents spent most of Sunday getting their kids ready to go back to school.
Teacher Says Anti-Obama Views Got Him Banned From Attending SpeechWhen President Barack Obama appeared at Coral Reef High School, he was met with applause and cheers. But at least one Coral Reef Senior High teacher said his dislike of Obama kept him from attending the president’s speech.
March Down Biscayne Blvd. Promotes Teaching In South FloridaTeachers, students, parents, community organizations and elected officials marched down Biscayne Boulevard Friday to show support for better public schools.
Idea Floated To Randomly Drug Test High School AthletesThe bands, the face paint, the Friday night lights are back in South Florida as the high school football season kicks off.
Carvalho Plan Could Make All Schools WirelessMiami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho wants his schools to have wireless Internet and announced a plan Wednesday that could secure the funding needed to make his wish a reality.