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After School Program Teaches Students Valuable Lessons About Money

Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High NAF Academy of Finance is training students to get a head start on their finances. By preparing students as young as 14-years old in ninth grade for financial success, it puts their financial knowledge above the average for a high school student. Former economics teacher-turned-real estate investor, Jake Butler [...]

Univ. of Miami Introduces Simulator “Harvey” to Sunset AOHS Students

On February 1, 2019 for National Groundhog Job Shadow Day, the University of Miami Michael S. Gordon Center hosted NAF Academy of Health Sciences students from Miami Sunset Senior High. Academy students and teachers learned how "Next Generation Harvey®, The Cardiopulmonary Patient Simulator" mannequins are manufactured at The Gordon Center. "This full-size manikin realistically simulates [...]

By | February 15th, 2019|Academy of Health Sciences, Job Shadow Day, Work Based Learning|

Announcing 2019 Job Shadow Day! Sign Up Now!

Give students an up-close look at the world of work by hosting M-DCPS high school students for National Groundhog Job Shadow Day on February 5, 2019. BUSINESS PARTNERS - download and complete the form below and email to annfields@dadeschools.net or contact Ann Fields at 305-693-3030. DOWNLOAD FLYER  

NAF Principals Honored at MyNAFTrack Event

The Greater Miami & the Beaches Hotel Association, The Hyatt Regency Miami, NAF and the M-DCPS Department of Career & Technical Education teamed up to host a breakfast Nov. 29th at the Hyatt Regency  Miami to honor NAF principals for their leadership  in creating future ready students. This even also, kicked off the [...]

Congratulations to Hialeah Gardens High

Congrats to HGHS Culinary for winning 2nd Place in the Management Competition and 1st place "Best Dessert" at Daytona State College "Sharpen your Skills" Culinary Competition.

By | December 17th, 2018|Competitions, Culinary, Work Based Learning|

Coral Gables HS Finance Students Become Bloomberg Certified

Finance students have lots to celebrate on thanksgiving as they have just become Bloomberg certified, thanks to @FIUBusiness. These future stockbrokers spent several weeks as part of their curriculum learning about stocks, bonds, etc. Coral Gables Academy of Finance is a Distinguished NAF Academy.

By | November 26th, 2018|Academy of Finance, Community Partner Training, Work Based Learning|

Turner Tech AOF Learn About Beacon Council

Students from the Academy of Finance at William H. Turner Technical Arts High School were guests at the Beacon Council annual meeting and learned much about future Economic Development in Miami.

By | November 26th, 2018|Academy of Finance, Industry Partners, Work Based Learning|

Save the Date May 14th Annual NAF Mega Student Industry Conference

Already planning for the 6th Annual NAF MEGA Student Industry Conference! Save the date - May 14, 2019 pic.twitter.com/6rLHojhNFA — Miami NAF (@NAFMiami) October 11, 2018

By | November 14th, 2018|Industry Partners, Student Industry Conference, Work Based Learning|

Congratulations, Coral Gables AOF Placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd

Coral Gables Senior High School's NAF Academy of Finance students are the first school in the history of the Junior Achiever's Miami Stock Market Challenge winning First, Second, and Third place.

By | November 5th, 2018|Academy of Finance, Competitions, Work Based Learning|

SunTrust and FIU instructing AOF students

Thank you SunTrust Financial Wellness Clinic @fiubusiness for these 8 weeks of Financial literacy! @nafmiami #befutureready #aofgables pic.twitter.com/4xtldVmReu — Coral Gables Senior High Academy of Finance (@aofgables) October 30, 2018

By | November 2nd, 2018|Academy of Finance, Industry Partners, Work Based Learning|