The NAF Academies of Miami-Dade County Public Schools

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|

Academy of Finance is College & Career Ready at FIU

The "I am C2 "  Conference held at FIU presented by the School of Business for Miami NAF Academy of Finance students.

By | November 16th, 2018|Academy of Finance|

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|

Academy of Finance Students Prepare to Run School Credit Unions

The South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union (SFEFCU) welcomed 130 Miami-Dade high school students to Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus for training to prepare for opening the school site credit union branches. Ten of the thirteen school site credit unions are operated by NAF Academy of Finance or Academy of IT students. Along with other staff, SFEFCU [...]

By | October 5th, 2018|Academy of Finance|

Financial Day Soft Skills Program at the Federal Reserve of Atlanta Miami Branch

Academy of Finance students from Barbara Goleman, Hialeah Gardens, and Miami Jackson Senior High Schools attended the Federal Reserve Financial Day Employability Skills workshop at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Miami Branch. Special thanks to Gloria Guzman!

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

Announcing Job Shadow Day – Feb. 5, 2019

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 2018

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 [...]

2018 NAF Mega Student Industry Conference

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 [...]

Career Academies Outperform All School Districts as Nationally-Recognized Programs

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 [...]