Miami-Dade Welcomes 350 New Teachers Miami-Dade County public schools welcomed 350 new teachers on Thursday.
Dade Leaders Accept "My Brother's Keeper" ChallengeChallenge issued, challenge accepted. A call to action by President Obama for all communities to come together and develop plans to improve the lives of children has moved Miami-Dade leaders to action.
Miami-Dade School Board Preps For Influx Of Cuban RefugeesThe Miami-Dade School Board is bracing for what could be an overwhelming problem. During Wednesday's meeting they will discuss Superintendent Alberto Carvalho's proposal that the school district join with the county's congressional delegation in "calling on the federal government to provide resources, logistics, and funding necessary to address the pending influx of Cuban refugees."
Some Of South Florida's Big Stories In 20152015 was a big year for South Florida. We made history with gay marriage, U.S./Cuba relations, and saw our schools toss hundreds of thousands of grades out.
Carvalho Unveils School Budget ProposalMiami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho has released his budget recommendation for the next school year.
Gov. Scott Calls On Lawmakers To Pass Higher School FundingAs thousands of students graduate and move onto college or the workforce, the State Legislature is heading into a special budget session, where funding for public schools like this one could reach record highs.
School Surprises Teacher Of 49 Years With Send-Off CelebrationA bitter-sweet day for one South Florida teacher who, after 49 years of teaching, is on to the next chapter of her life.
Dade School Board Cancels Lease, Paving Way For Mega MallWith one unanimous vote, Miami-Dade school board members brought the proposed “American Dream Miami” mall closer to reality Wednesday.
Study Ranks Miami-Dade School System #1 For EfficiencyMiami-Dade Public Schools has a lot to be proud of. Wednesday morning Superintendent Alberto Carvalho announced that a new survey ranked the Miami-Dade public school system number one for education spending efficiency.
FDOE: Dade School Board Retaliated Against Employees The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) ruled Miami-Dade County's School Board unlawfully retaliated against school employees involved in a charter school conversion.
Thousands Head Back To Class In Miami-DadeThe long, hot days of summer are a thing of the past for hundreds of thousands of Miami-Dade school kids as they headed back to class Monday for the start of the new year.
M-DCPS Bus Fleet Holds Dry Run Ahead Of New School YearMonday morning means back-to-school for students all across South Florida and for parents, the day means dropping kids off at the stop.
Supt. Carvalho Receives Honorary Degree From FIUMiami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho received an honorary degree in public service from Florida International University during their spring commencement ceremonies on Sunday.
Child Shot In The Face While Sleeping Remains In The Hospital A 12-year-old Miami girl is speaking out after her nine-year-old brother was wounded during a drive-by shooting while they were sleeping inside their Miami home early Friday morning.
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.