Hundreds attended Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) fifth annual Ed Talk today, Saturday, November 5, 2016, at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center.
Congratulations to Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert W. Runcie for being recognized by the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) with its 2016 NABSE Joseph E. Hill Superintendent of the Year award.
McFatter Technical College in Davie is holding Discovery Fest, a free, fun-for-the-whole-family event that includes activities, wellness checks, arts and crafts, food tastings, live entertainment, automotive and home repair tips, ice carving demonstration and more.
Make Plans to Attend Community Job Fair on Saturday, November 5, 2016
Free Event Hosted by BCPS Atlantic Technical College and the Office of Equity & Academic Attainment.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is excited to participate in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® on October 27, 2016, and join millions of readers across the nation in reading the book, The Bear Ate Your Sandwich.
Looking to build on last year’s Conversations With the District series, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is launching the Next Gen Engage series to engage students.
More than 500 BCPS biology, biotechnology, and anatomy and physiology students will view the documentary film, Spillover – Zika, Ebola & Beyond, and engage in discussion with virology researchers and the filmmaker.
Dillard High School Center for the Arts will host its inaugural Superintendent’s Dance Showcase featuring dance program students from Bethune Elementary School of the Arts, Deerfield Park Elementary School of the Arts, Falcon Cove Middle School, Parkway Middle School of the Arts, and students from Dillard High School Center for the Arts. The dance programs, which collaborated to honor Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, will perform a variety of dance genres including, ballet, tap, jazz, modern contemporary and West African dances. This event is free and open to the public.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) continues to celebrate Disability Awareness Month, with student and staff presentations by the executive director of Changing Perspectives (cpne.org), Sam Drazin.
The 16th annual Construction Career Days of South Florida takes place on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 25 – 26, 2016, at Bergeron Rodeo Grounds, 4271 Davie Road, Davie.
James Neer, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Principal of Monarch High School in Coconut Creek, Florida, is one of nine honorees from across the state for the 2016 Principal Leadership Awards by Florida TaxWatch, which recognizes top performing principals who exceed expected learning gains in high-risk schools. Recognition is based on analysis of student achievement gains in reading and mathematics in schools that have high percentages of students with disabilities, students designated as English as a Second Language learners, and those eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch.
2016 BCPS College Fair – Free and Open to the Public.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Bayview Elementary School students, teachers, administrators and staff will wear pink in remembrance of those who lost their fight, survived or continue to battle breast cancer.
The Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Debate Initiative is holding its second annual Debate Luncheon, which highlights the initiative with a special focus on how businesses can get involved with students and the BCPS debate program. This year, debate students will demonstrate their skills and knowledge with the following public forum topic: Resolved: In the United States public K-12 schools, the probable cause standard ought to apply to searches of students.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is honored to be the only school district in Florida – and the only large urban District in the nation – to receive a new Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant funding totals $53,808,909, and will be paid over five years. BCPS was selected for the competitive grant from applications from school districts across the country.
More than 20 BCPS magnet programs will participate in the “Block Party for Education,” which helps students and families learn about the various programs within BCPS magnet schools, with interactive exhibits and displays. In an effort to align BCPS magnet program to colleges and universities with similar focuses, attendees can find magnet schools and colleges paired side by side. There will also be dance and musical- performances by BCPS students.
The technology sector is big business in South Florida – and Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) and the county’s economic development organization, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance (Alliance), are teaming up to create an even brighter future for this industry and local students.
More than 20 BCPS magnet programs will participate in the “Block Party for Education,” which helps students and families learn about the various programs within BCPS magnet schools, with interactive exhibits and displays.
On October 5, 2016, the School Board of Broward County, Florida, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) and its community partners signed for the second time, the Collaborative Agreement on School Discipline.
The 2016 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) College Fair takes place on Thursday, October 20, 2016, at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, from 6 – 8 p.m. The second annual College Fair hosted by BCPS is free and open to the public.
The 2016 Student Awards Program honors the exemplary achievements of students with disabilities.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) will resume normal operations of all schools and administrative offices on Monday, October 10, 2016.
Superintendent Runcie to Discuss BCPS Hurricane Matthew Preparations
Today, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) evening classes, after school activities, clubs and events are CANCELLED for the afternoon/evening, Wednesday, October 5, 2016.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) continues to monitor Hurricane Matthew and is working closely with local emergency and safety officials regarding the storm and the potential impact to Broward County.