Charting a Course for Florida to Become #1 in Workforce Education

Florida’s education leaders and Florida’s industry leaders came together to work on the implementation of HB7071 Workforce Development Bill of 2019 Florida’s Legislative Session. It is the first time, in the state, that this type of gathering has taken place, breaking down the silos between education and industry that has been created throughout the years. […]

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Abraham Lincoln

Experiencing Failure is Key to Experience Success

We are to provide challenging experiences, both from within and outside the classroom, especially since adulthood does not exist in the classroom, unless you choose the field of academia.

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Sustained Learning Yields Great Options for Your Staff and Students

In the fast-paced, immediate-gratification environment we live in today, it becomes more and more challenging to set aside time to “indulge’ ourselves in sustained thinking. Sustained thinking is time set aside, with limited distractions, in order to properly attain the best available solutions to issues we face throughout our careers. In his book Focus: The Future […]

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Christmas Traditions and Trivia in Washington DC: Fun Facts For Group Tours

Traditions abound throughout the country as we enter the Christmas season and Washington DC is no exception! If you like American history and little snippets about Christmas traditions, you’ll enjoy the following information courtesy of Wallbuilders (www.wallbuilders.com). The White House observance of Christmas before the twentieth century was not an official event. First families decorated […]

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Zoo Miami: Great For Day Trips!

  A great way for school groups to enjoy the outdoor “winter” weather in South Florida, is a trip to Zoo Miami!  When we visited the zoo it was a cool, clear day so the animals were very eager to entertain! There are many spots to feed the animals and lots of opportunities to take […]

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