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By Jen Miller Have you ever wondered if technology improves learning? Educational technology supporters and researchers tout the amazing benefits of incorporating technology in the classroom. Those who are on the fence about how useful technology is in the modern classroom provide several counterarguments that warrant further discussion about how to find a happy medium between using technology and…

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FORT LAUDERDALE—May 15, 2018–BECON-TV (Broward Education Communications Network) WBEC-TV a nonprofit, noncommercial television station owned and operated by the School Board of Broward County announced the twenty participating teams and broadcast schedule for the eighth season of School Duel, presented by Chick-fil-A and BrightStar Credit Union. School Duel is designed to reward and showcase intellectual…

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Hispanic Unity of Florida (HUF) announced that received national recognition by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the Celebrating Champions of Caring: Partnership Innovation and Best Practices category for its service excellence in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program in Broward County.

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LAUDERHILL, Fla. – The Children’s Services Council of Broward County (CSC) is taking a proactive role in reversing the effects of racial inequities to help resolve problems involving the County’s families and youth today. As an agency committed to the health, safety and well-being of all children in Broward County, the CSC has implemented a new…

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PATHS® Program Curriculum Improves Children’s Social-Emotional Skills, Reduces Conflict   LAUDERHILL, Fla. – Arc Broward and YMCA of South Florida will be honored with the PATHS® International Model Afterschool Programs Award at the 2018 PATHS International Conference May 3-4 in Chicago for their participation in the Maximizing Out-of-School Time (MOST) program funded by the Children’s Services Council of…

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During today’s (Tuesday, April 24, 2018) School Board meeting, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Superintendent Robert W. Runcie provided an update regarding issues and concerns raised by speakers during last week’s Forum on School Safety. The Superintendent’s report is part of the District’s commitment to ensuring the community has access to accurate information regarding school…

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