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Nora Rupert
Nora Rupert
School Board Chair
600 SE Third Ave
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

T: 754.321.2007
F: 754.321.2700
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PERSONAL: Nora is a former high school reading teacher, mom of three children-all attending public school, married to Eric over twenty years, and a community and children's advocate.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: Graduated from Florida Southern College with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications. Proud graduate of the Star Program at FAU for alternative education certification.

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS: State of Florida Certification in English 5-9, 6-12. State of Florida Endorsements: Reading, ESOL, and Gifted.

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND: Employed four years with SBBC as a Language Arts/Reading teacher at Piper High School; substitute teacher for SBBC for three years prior to teaching. Past business experience includes, but is not limited to Account Executive for Sun-Sentinel and Corporate Account Executive for Holiday Inn Corporation.

Invaluable life and educational experience adopting three children and advocating on their behalf through the maze of ESE and gifted issues in public schools.

Elected to The School Board of Broward County, Florida in 2010 to serve as District 7 Board Member. Broward School Board representative on Council of Great City Schools, National School Board Association/(NSBA) and Council of Urban Boards of Education (CUBE). Alternate member Broward Education Foundation (BEF), Children's Services Board, Florida School Boards Association (FSBA) Board of Directors, and Legislative liaison-state.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Coconut Creek Boundary Committee; Coconut Creek Elementary SAF Chair; Coconut Creek Elementary Reflections Chair; volunteer reading tutor; President of RESOLVE of Broward County; Volunteer Board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters and past Big Sister, V.P. Phi Mu Fraternity of Broward County; and Chairperson Education Advancement Committee, Pompano Beach Moose Lodge.


  • Atlantic West
  • Broward Virtual Education
  • Coconut Creek
  • Cresthaven
  • Deerfield Beach
  • Deerfield Park
  • Drew, Charles
  • Liberty
  • Margate
  • Markham, C. Robert
  • Norcrest
  • Palmview
  • Park Ridge
  • Pompano Beach
  • Quiet Waters
  • Sanders Park
  • Tedder
  • Tradewinds
  • Winston Park
  • Broward Virtual Education
  • Crystal Lake
  • Deerfield Beach
  • Lyons Creek
  • Margate
  • Pompano Beach
  • Atlantic Technical
  • Broward Virtual Education
  • Coconut Creek
  • Deerfield Beach
  • Ely, Blanche
  • Monarch
  • Pompano Beach
  • Atlantic Technical
  • Bright Horizons
  • Charles Drew Family Resource Center
  • Cross Creek
  • Cypress Run Ed.
  • Dave Thomas Ed. Center
  • Andrews High School
  • Ascend Career Academy
  • Flagler High
  • Innovation Charter School
  • Somerset Academy Key Middle School
  • Somerset Academy Pompano
  • Somerset Key High Charter School
  • Somerset Pines Academy
  • SunEd High of North Broward
  • West Broward Academy