...The notion, the idea that students should be provided equal access to a high-quality public education was the main tenet of the landmark decision of Brown v. Board of Education in 1954. The decision concluded that “separate was not equal" and the institutional structure of separating Blac…

After a lifetime of preparation, a South Dade dancer plans to move from Magic City to the Big Apple this August to attend The Juilliard School for performing arts but he needs help to finance four years of living in the Capital of the World.

Established in 1995, First Step Champions Inc. was originated to provide economically disadvantaged children with opportunities to learn the art of kickboxing and boxing. The organization is grounded in the belief of improving the lives of children in need by giving them the tools to gain th…

When Alexander Castillo and Janiyah Kennedy walked into the annual senior awards ceremony at Booker T. Washington Senior High School recently, both expected to win some trophies and certificates acknowledging their various accomplishments.

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After years of mentoring by male role models, 47 young men are ready to apply their training as they complete their high school experience and prepare for their collegiate years. At Hard Rock Stadium Tuesday evening, the wave of Miami-Dade County Public Schools students, also known as Wilson…

As Miami Carol City High School celebrates its 2019 graduating class, students and administrators say a sense of family, unity and awareness was evident throughout the school year. The commencement ceremony, the 54th in the school’s history, took place at Florida International University’s O…

Education shines bright as middle schools students who scored a brand new computer lab through efforts of an NBA Hall of Famer and local nonprofits. Citrus Grove Middle School unveiled its new, state-of-the-art computer lab on Friday. The computer lab was fully remodeled and equipped with mo…

Two Miami Dade College Honors College student balanced serving their community in several activities while maintaining high grades and graduated.  

Faith is that thing you feel but can't see. It is the unexplainable sense of confidence that gives you reassurance when disaster is all around you. It's also the subject of the new movie, “The Sun Is Also A Star,” starring Yara Shahidi from “Grownish” and Charles Melton from “Riverdale.” The…

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