ACCOMPLISHMENTS

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Advancements in Education since I joined the School Board in 2010

 

  • Dedicated Early Learning Division with expanded resources for our Early Learning sites and a focus on partnerships with private providers throughout the County 
  • Reimagining Middle School is the initiative to bring reform and innovation to the delivery of education throughout all of our middle schools in the District 
  • Expanded CTACE programs with over 70 high school programs ranging from 3-D Animation Technology to Hospitality and Tourism, Culinary Arts to Veterinary Assisting, Entrepreneurship to Industrial Biotech 
  • Debate programs instituted in every middle and high school across the District with over 12,000 students actively competing in debate
  •  Establishment of the first Entrepreneur and Leadership Military Academy in the District
  •  Largest national Code.org program in the country including a coding day for every student in Broward School every year and computer science opportunities offered at every school
  •  Collaboration with Construction Career Days of South Florida magnified students’ exposure to careers in the construction field as attendance doubled in 2017 
  • Expanded Apprenticeship Program in Physical Plant Operations for employees as well as a new apprenticeship program being formulated specifically for students 
  • Strengthening partnership with Florida Restaurant Lodging Association (“FRLA”) resulting in additional financial support and expert speakers panels offered throughout the County to our CTACE programs 
  • Passage and implementation of the SMART Bond to improve our school facilities with $882 million of projects in progress or underway, funding 1,380 projects (as of November 2017) 
  • Implementation of Self-Insurance for the District resulting in savings of over $10 million since its inception
  •  New strategies implemented throughout our Procurement Department resulting in more efficient and cost savings purchases District-wide
  •  Adopted the Supplier Diversity Outreach Program with the goal of spurring economic development
  •  Maintained standing as the nation’s second largest Fully Accredited Public School System

 

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