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 MyNAFTrack Campaign [...]
Mad City Money sponsored by The South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union is a financial literacy simulation, that gives high school students a taste of the real world. This simulation comes complete with a profile for each student that provides for them their occupation, children, salary, spouse, student loan debt, credit card debt, and medical insurance payments. [...]
Congrats to former STEM AOIT recipient, Alejandro Fuentes, of the CIO Council Scholarship who addresses the CIO Council Golf Tournament attendees today. Thanks to the CIO Council for the continued funding of their scholarships to our kids.
MLEC in the house! CyberPatriot XI Round 1 competition! Go Jaguars! @MLECPrin @mlecITacad @MLECJaguars @MLEC_Tech @NAFMiami @CyberPatriot @BeatrizCSears @CTEMiami @MLECSGA @CiscoNetAcad pic.twitter.com/VxLJUTCk5Z — Marlon Vernon (@mlecITacad) November 2, 2018
Students from Miami-Dade NAF Academies of Engineering at Hialeah Gardens, Booker T. Washington, Miami Sunset and North Miami high schools attended the 2018 Career Construction Day at Bergeron Rodeo Grounds in Davie, Florida this week. Sponsored annually by the Florida Department of Transportation and several local construction companies the event was held on October 23 and 24, [...]
Sign Up Today to Host Students on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 Job Shadow Day is a nationwide effort where hundreds of thousands of work-places welcome millions of student shadows through their doors. Job Shadowing is an academically motivating educational activity dedicated to giving kids an up-close look at the world of work. Contact Ann Fields at 305-693-3030 [...]
NAF Next was a huge success! NAF Next is a dynamic professional development conference that brings together education, business, and community leaders to address some of the biggest challenges facing education and the economy. More than 1,000 NAF network members came together to learn how they can ensure students, teachers, and partners can #BeFutureReady. The conference was held on July [...]
Miami Lakes Educational Center NAF Lead Teachers, Mr. Marlon Vernon, AOIT and Ms. Glenda Algaze, AOHS led a workshop sharing our best practices and how to organize Capstone Projects with colleagues from across the nation at the 2018 NAFNext Conference, July 10 in Washington, DC.
The 2018 NAF Mega Student Industry Conference was a hit! Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvalho attended the conference, and with the help of many keynote speakers, they really demonstrated how motivation is a great way to succeed in future careers. The conference had more than 20 schools attending with over 1,500 students. Each student had the opportunity [...]
Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) will add four new Distinguished Academies to its existing 12 Distinguished NAF Career Academies. Hialeah Gardens Senior High School added its Academy of Finance (AOF) and Academy of Hospitality (AOHT) to its other three themed Distinguished Academies, making it the first Miami-Dade high school as well as the first in the NAF [...]