a Motto

Ama Nesciri

Love to be unknown, and to be valued as nothing. This will be more beneficial and useful than to be praised by other people.

-Thomas à Kempis.

 

BCPS Announces Top Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal and School-Related Employee at 2021 Caliber Awards

February 26, 2021 Congratulations to the 2021 Caliber Awards winners. Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) announced its top teacher, principal, assistant principal and school-related employee at the 10th annual Caliber Awards Ceremony held at Inter Miami CF Stadium in Fort Lauderdale on Friday, February 26, 2021. The annual event honored more than 500 dedicated and talented nominees representing the best … Continue reading “BCPS Announces Top Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal and School-Related Employee at 2021 Caliber Awards”

Join BCPS in Celebrating the 2021 Caliber Awards Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal and School-Related Employee of the Year to be Announced

February 25, 2020 – Excellent News Feature, Photo and Video Opportunity – Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) celebrates the outstanding nominees and finalists for Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal and School-Related Employee of the Year at the 2021 Caliber Awards on Friday, February 26, 2021, at the Inter Miami CF Stadium in Fort Lauderdale. This annual event honors more than … Continue reading “Join BCPS in Celebrating the 2021 Caliber Awards Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal and School-Related Employee of the Year to be Announced”

Ahmaud Arbery is murdered while out jogging

Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old Black man, is shot dead by a white father and son while out for a jog in a suburb of Brunswick, Georgia on February 23, 2020.  On May 7, following the release of a video of the killing that spurred national attention from the media, civil rights groups, lawmakers, celebrities and, … Continue reading “Ahmaud Arbery is murdered while out jogging”

Broward County Public Schools Can Now Access Yale’s Most Popular Course for College Credit

February 16, 2021 The nation’s sixth-largest school district teams up with the National Education Equity Lab to provide free access to Yale’s pioneering “Psychology and the Good Life” college course FORT LAUDERDALE, FL. — High school students in Broward County have a new resource to build the skills to succeed in college and beyond, thanks … Continue reading “Broward County Public Schools Can Now Access Yale’s Most Popular Course for College Credit”

BCPS Expands Participation in Verizon Innovative Learning, Bringing Internet Access, Devices and Technology Coaches to Local Middle Schools

February 19, 2021 In partnership with Digital Promise, Verizon Innovative Learning welcomes four additional schools in BCPS for the 2021/22 school year  Today, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) expands its participation in Verizon Innovative Learning, Verizon’s education initiative which addresses barriers to digital inclusion and is a key program under Citizen Verizon, the company’s responsible business plan for … Continue reading “BCPS Expands Participation in Verizon Innovative Learning, Bringing Internet Access, Devices and Technology Coaches to Local Middle Schools”

Olsen Middle School – Demolition Leads to Campus Improvement

February 18, 2021 WHO:School Board Member Ann Murray, District 1; Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert W. Runcie; Olsen Middle School Principal Valerie Y. Harris and District staff.  WHAT:             Commemorating the demolition of 10 buildings that made up the old school campus. This event marks an important milestone for Olsen Middle School and the local … Continue reading “Olsen Middle School – Demolition Leads to Campus Improvement”

Celebrating Black History Month

Skip to main content Search Search toggle Library of Congress News from the Library of Congress Share February 2021 February 11, 2021  (21-006) February 5, 2021  (21-005) Library of Congress Accepting Applications for Copyright Public Modernization Committee The Library of Congress announced this week that it is convening a public committee to enhance communication with … Continue reading “Celebrating Black History Month”

BCPS Observes Day of Service and Love in Commemoration of Those Lost or Injured During the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Tragedy

  Throughout the week of February 8, 2021, leading up to Sunday, February 14, schools across Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) have been participating in a variety of volunteer and community service activities in remembrance of the 17 students and staff lost and those who were injured during the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy … Continue reading “BCPS Observes Day of Service and Love in Commemoration of Those Lost or Injured During the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Tragedy”

BCPS Students to Participate in Virtual Claim Your Future Showcase

February 9, 2021 wo-Day Event Organized with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Takes Place February 10 – 11 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students are getting a jump-start on their future career paths thanks to the Claim Your Future Showcase. The fifth annual industry-focused event is a collaboration between BCPS and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, … Continue reading “BCPS Students to Participate in Virtual Claim Your Future Showcase”

World Health Organization officially names novel coronavirus disease COVID-19

A few months after the first known case was detected in Wuhan, China, and approximately three weeks after the first U.S. case was reported, on February 11, 2020, the World Health Organization officially named the illness that would go on to cause a pandemic “coronavirus disease 2019,” shortened to the acronym COVID-19. Often referred to … Continue reading “World Health Organization officially names novel coronavirus disease COVID-19”