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Miami Adds Seven New NAF Academies

NAF Strengthens Its Presence in Miami NAF is excited to welcome 7 new academies from Miami into NAF’s network. In emerging academies, students have the opportunity to take career-themed courses and participate in work-based learning experiences to help them become future ready. These academies are either graduating from NAF’s rigorous Year of Planning (YOP) or Fast Track [...]

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 [...]

Capstone Projects Presented Virtually

Graduating seniors from Miami Lakes Educational Center NAF Academy of Information Technology presented their capstone projects to judges on May 26, 2020 through an online meeting. Students created prototypes of IOT (Internet of Things) network for smart cities Miami, Florida and Hamburg, Germany.

Principal Showcases Innovative Bulb App E-Porfolios

A Principal's Story: Webinar presented by Uwezo Frazier, Principal of William H. Turner Technical Arts High School - Miami, Florida "The coronavirus has forced the need for innovative solutions during this unprecedented time. This event will have a lasting impact on instruction as we collectively transition from the crisis." said Principal Frazier in a national 1 hour [...]

By | May 20th, 2020|Guest Speaker|

Students Achieve Forklift Operator Certification

Congratulations to our graduating Miami Springs Senior High School Seniors who have completed the Forklift Operator Certification course! Special thanks to Prologis for sponsoring this opportunity and their partners  @jfftweets and http://forklifttraining.com for delivering the training online!

Announcing Job Shadow Day – February 4, 2020

Sign Up Today to Host Students on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 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 [...]

By | October 22nd, 2019|Industry Partners, Job Shadow Day, Work Based Learning|

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 [...]

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 nearly any [...]

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