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May 2020 Advisory Board Newsletter

MAY 2020 NAF ADVISORY BOARD NEWSLETTER We know these past few months have brought unprecedented changes to our lives. As we’ve all transitioned to remote work and living, we’ve seen incredible commitment to NAF students through virtual engagements and support. We’re incredibly grateful for your partnership and commitment to ensuring students are future ready! In this month's [...]

Thank You Give Miami Day Donors

Thank you for your support on Give Miami Day 2019 our students and teachers really appreciate the commitment and leadership of our NAF ADVISORY board members and friends of academies!!!!! We raised  $14,391 a new high record!  

Southwest AOF Students Finalist in Mobile APP Contest

The Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) "SmartCash" student team from the NAF Academy of Banking and Finance at Southwest Miami Senior High School are winners in this year's Lenovo Scholar Network Mobile App Development Competition. In total, five winning teams were chosen from 120 NAF academies across the nation that were eligible to submit an entry for [...]

By | November 20th, 2019|Academy of Finance, NAF|

M-DCPS Outperforms All School Districts with Nationally-Recognized NAF Programs

These schools achieved this honor with the highest fidelity to the career academy model adhering to the Career Academy National Standard of Practice that include industry-specific curriculum, work-based learning experiences, and established relationships with business professionals. Model Academies: Barbara Goleman AOF / AOHT Booker T. Washington AOF Homestead SHS AOHT Miami Sunset AOE/AOIT/AOF Robert Morgan Educational Center [...]

2019 August NAF Academy Updates & Action Items

The MEGA NAF Miami Student Conference 2018-2019

The MEGA NAF Miami Student Conference was a success! We happily welcomed more than 1,000 NAF students. Thank you Miami NAF Academies for organizing this amazing conference for our students!

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 and academy [...]

Thank You Brickell Bank and Lane Sponsors – Finance Academies

By | February 11th, 2019|Academy of Finance, Advisory Board, Fundraising, Industry Partners|

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 MyNAFTrack Campaign [...]