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NAF Alumni Julie Kennedy Honored at NAF Next 2023

At the NAF Next 2023 conference in Phoenix, a heartwarming full-circle moment unfolded as Julie Kennedy, a remarkable alumna of Miami Beach Senior High’s Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, received the prestigious NAF Alumni Award. Julie graduated from the academy in 2004 and embarked on a successful career in the hospitality industry before transitioning to education at

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Academies of STEM

National Groundhog Job Shadow Day

Job Shadowing is a nationwide effort where hundreds of thousands of workplaces 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. Everyone benefits! For students, job shadowing . . .Provides an answer to the question, “Why do I

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Academies of Hospitality & Tourism

Robert Morgan Educational Center’s Academy of Hospitality & Tourism Receives Nation’s Highest Honor for NAF Career Academies

Robert Morgan Educational Center’s Academy of Hospitality achieved a momentous milestone at the NAF Next 2023 conference in Phoenix by being honored with the prestigious Sandy Weil Award for Excellence. This recognition marks the fifth time that a program from Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) has received this esteemed award since its inception in 2013, solidifying Miami’s

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Academies of Finance

The Academy of Finance’s Unforgetta-Bowl-Athon!

On October 20, 2022, the Academy of Finance organized an unforgettable fundraising event, the Unforgetta-Bowl-Athon, held at Bird Bowl. The atmosphere was electric as business partners, teachers, and community members came together for an evening of fun, camaraderie, and friendly competition—all for a great cause! Participants showed off their bowling skills, laughter echoed through the lanes, and

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