Shane Mosko, who was paralyzed from the waist down in a 2012 car accident, walked across the stage Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, at his FIU graduation with the help of a robotic exoskeleton and two walking sticks.
A Mississippi school district removed "To Kill a Mockingbird" from the 8th grade curriculum. The novel is included on the Library of Congress "Books that Shaped America" list along with other controversial titles. This is why so many of America's greatest novels have been banned.
As the school District prepared to launch a new school year on Monday, Aug. 21, the Department of Transportation held a trial dry run of its school bus fleet. The 1,110 buses will be undertaking the massive operation of transporting nearly 50,000 Miami-Dade school children daily via 881 routes in the county.
Grand opening of the Lighthouse Learning Center for Children and Dedication of the Mary M. and Sash A. Spencer Campus. The Lighthouse Learning Center for Children will provide a first-of-its-kind inclusion pre-k program when the school year starts.
Activists in support of public education held a rally on Saturday, July 22, 2017, at the Miami Dade College Wolfson campus in downtown Miami as part of a nationwide protest organized in part by the group behind the Women's March.