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Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day - February 1, 2019
Thursday, November 29, 2018
February 1, 2019 is "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day" in Broward County. Businesses are encouraged to share the information with their employees and welcome students into all our local establishments. In addition, businesses are encouraged to integrate career related activities and experiences for students while they are on property that day.
Harvest Drive Celebrates 26th Year of “Children Helping Children” in Broward County Public Schools
Monday, November 5, 2018
Now in its 26th year, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students and community volunteers join Harvest Drive, Inc. to help families in need during the holiday season. “Children Helping Children” is the recurring theme for the Harvest Drive. Students from 180 schools participate in yearlong fundraising and collection efforts to reach the goal
BCPS Receives $14 Million Magnet Schools Assistance Program Grant
Friday, October 26, 2018
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is proud to announce that it has been awarded the U.S. Department of Education’s Magnet Schools Assistance Program (MSAP) grant for more than $14 million. BCPS is one of four school districts in the nation and the only district in Florida to receive funding in 2018, which is implemented over five years to support
Nova Blanche Forman Elementary School Teacher Pamela Brown Named 2018 Elementary Art Educator of the Year
Friday, October 19, 2018
Congratulations to Nova Blanche Forman Elementary School art teacher Pamela Brown. She is celebrating being named the 2018 Elementary Art Educator of the Year by the Florida Art Education Association (FAEA). The FAEA award recognizes individuals who have achieved the highest level of professionalism in art education. Brown, who teaches art to Nova
BCPS and Community Foundation of Broward Partner to Transform Middle School Learning Experience
Monday, October 15, 2018
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is proud to partner with the Community Foundation of Broward (CFB) to change the way middle grade students learn and engage in school. The District is the recipient of the largest grant the Foundation has awarded to date to strengthen the School Is Cool grant, which includes the Reimagining Middle Grades Initiative.
Stranahan High School Teacher Derek Sheets Earns National Honor from American Geographical Society
Friday, October 12, 2018
Congratulations to Stranahan High School’s Derek Sheets for being selected as a 2018 American Geographical Society (AGS) Geography Teacher Fellow. Sheets, who teachers Advanced Placement Human Geography, is one of only 50 teaches in the nation chosen for this distinction. As a Geography Teacher Fellow, Sheets will attend the AGS Fall Symposium at
Broward Students Sweep Top Three Honors in Nationwide Art Contest and Their Teachers Reap Reams
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
(L to R) Broward Education Foundation Board Member Ric Green; Mari-Lee Baxter of Broward Education Foundation; Broward Education Foundation Board Member Luz Negron; Hector Javier, manager of the Tools for Schools Resource Center; Susan Fulginiti and Callie Kaszycki of Georgia Pacific; and Kristine Cohn, Kids In Need Foundation. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.
53 BCPS Students Named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program  
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
A total of 53 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students are among 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million that will be offered next spring. The
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