Miami Proud: Students With Disabilities Find 'Rich Environment, Safe Haven' At Miami Learning Experience SchoolThe Miami Learning Experience School, located in Southwest Miami-Dade has been a safe space for children and adults with developmental disabilities since 1977.
Miami Proud: For Veteran BSO Bailiff Roger Dehart, It's All About Helping The Most VulnerableWhen faced with major societal problems some people are daunted by how they can make a difference, but not Roger DeHart, as he saw a way to get involved and raise awareness.
Miami Proud: Miami's Brittany L. Smith Shines In Hit Netflix Series Sweet MagnoliasBrittany L. Smith had another plan in mind for her future while attending Coral Reef High School in southwest Miami-Dade. The class of 2006 graduate was in the magnet school’s political and criminal justice track.
Miami Proud: For Broward Teacher Of The Year, Seema Naik, 'The Real Reward Is Each Day On The Job'A classroom of fourth-graders at Eagle Ridge Elementary is signing a song about the Little Dipper and the Big Dipper, and teacher Seema Naik often writes songs to help students remember lessons.
Miami Proud: Miami-Dade Teacher Of The Year Unethia Fox Is Inspiring Educator, Role ModelUnethia Fox has been teaching special education math and coaching volleyball and basketball at the South Miami High School for nearly two decades, and her dedication to her students is remarkable as is her personal story, putting family first in the toughest of times.
Miami Proud: Local Author Michael Woodward Jr. Writes Stories Of Black Characters To Fill A “Cultural Void” On Bookshelves EverywhereMichael Woodward Jr. was invited to read his books as part of George Washington Carver Elementary School’s kickoff of Black History Month.
Miami Proud: Luther Campbell's Liberty City Optimist Club Recognized For Outstanding Commitment To CommunityThe Liberty City Optimist Club is widely known for some of the NFL players who started out there, and for its local celebrity co-founder Luther “Uncle Luke” Campbell.
Miami Proud: Teen Promotes Self Love & Empowerment For Young Black Girls Through Doll DonationsIn the North Miami home office of Zoe’s Dolls, there are dolls of all sizes, for big and little girls, ready for a new owner.
Miami Proud: Trailblazer Celebrated For 25 Years Of Service To The South Florida Autism CommunityAt a visit to Cristal Academy in Coral Gables, it is quite clear that Dr. Michael Alessandri, or as they call him ‘Dr. Michael', seems to belong here.
Miami Proud: Driftwood Middle School Band Teacher Paul Morton Is Dedicated Educator And Beloved MentorPaul Morton has been referred to as a magician of sorts for his dedication and success in molding beginners of many instruments into accomplished musicians.
Miami Proud: Architects Team Up With Middle School For A Creative Course in OpportunityStudents at Henry Reeves K-8  Academy of Applied Technology in North Miami are getting a chance to dream up some new digs at their school.