Week Ending May 06, 2016

 

Highlights of Recyclebank check presentation at McArthur High School; 16th Annual Kids of Character Awards Ceremony at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts; Navy sailors celebrate USS Cole Fleet Day at Park Lakes Elementary School; three millionth student participates in the SEAS (Student Enrichment of the Arts) Program at Broward Center for the Performing Arts; and Centennial greetings.

 

BCPS News Releases

Experience Broward Teacher Recruitment Fair – May 26, 2016
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is holding its annual Experience Broward Teacher Recruitment Fair on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The District is seeking teacher candidates who are committed to continuous improvement, enthusiastic about collaboration and committed to success for all students.

BCPS Congratulates Victoria Saldala for Being Named Latino Administrator of the Year
Congratulations to Victoria Saldala, director of Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Bilingual/ESOL Department, for being named the Latino Administrator of the Year by the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS).

John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Visits Bethune Elementary Turnaround Arts Students
The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus will make a stop at Bethune Elementary School to visit students and give them a unique musical experience. The Tour Bus will spend a day providing students hands-on experiences with the latest audio and video recording technologies.

BCPS News Headlines

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Tamarac teacher brings hands-on style to classroom
For 30 years, Rhonda Cava has been a teacher, and even a second mom, to thousands.
 
Lauderhill supports school district's program for offenders
Broward County Public Schools is now working on getting the support of local bodies for a program that ensures that Broward County school students who commit minor offenses on school campuses stay out of the criminal justice system.
 
District celebrates students' strong character
When it came time to select winners for the year-end Kids of Character awards, a committee of educators and community members had a plethora of exemplary examples.
 
Teen's fishing tournament hauls in thousands for autism materials
Mikaela Whitmer's eighth-grade "passion project" seems to have all the makings of a lifetime pursuit.