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WHO:       CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, AMERICAN RED CROSS; DIVERSITY IN AQUATICS; X-                            SPURT EVALUATION; PSWAP WHAT:      PSWAP INTERNATIONAL WATER SAFETY DAY EVENT WHERE:    BUNCHE POOL 15727 NW 22ND AVENUE, MIAMI GARDENS, FL 33054 WHEN:     SATURDAY, MAY 26TH, 2018 @ 9 AM – 12 PM CONTACT PERSON:   BRIDGET MCKINNEY-754-400-1441 BREAK OUT SESSIONS:   KAYAKING; BOATING SAFETY; CPR; SCUBA DIVING; AQUA FITNESS; WATER SAFETY EDUCATION

Community leaders treat 50 children to Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami Beach

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - Underprivileged children were treated to a day of fine dining in Miami Beach, Saturday. The lunch took place at Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami Beach and was sponsored by The Handfield Firm. Fifty children were given lunch and escorted to the restaurant by police. “It was like, awesome and great,” said Lorah Park Elementary student Yander Martinez. “Awesome because we could see police that were coming with us and, yeah, they went with their motorcycles outside. It was a lot of fun.” The children were ages 8 to 14, and they were alongside business and community leaders. “The school, all of our friends — it’s the best,” said Martinez. Larry Handfield of the Handfield Firm said he recognizes what some of these children see every day. “When they wake up, ...

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Why A Miami Middle School Is Teaching Debate To Conquer Common Core

Bridget McKinney, principal at Miami’s Allapattah Middle School, says her students struggle to pass the state’s reading and writing tests. So when McKinney first read the Common Core math and language arts standards used in Florida schools this year, what jumped out was the emphasis on answering questions and making arguments using examples and evidence from what students are reading. Allapattah Middle School principal Bridget McKinney sits in on one of the speech and debate classes she's required her students to take. McKinney says the Common Core standards emphasis using evidence and making arguments. It took McKinney back to college — she was a speech major. So she decided her sixth, seventh and eighth graders would have to take a speech and debate course each year. McKinney says the go...

Child Safety Learn To Swim Program

Click Here To Register Your Kids! For Swim lessons for youth ages 1- 14 years! We Emphasize on Water Safety and Proper Water Skills. Perfect for hesitant swimmers. Life-Jacket for each successful completion of swim course. We also focus on the Preventative safety measure courses for parents to protect child during recreational water activities. Personalize swim lessons for each youth between the ages of 1-14 years.

Summer Camp Welcomes Boys & Girls ‘Pearls & Gents Club’

6 Week Day Camp Hosted By The Boys & Girls Club from P-SWAP. One Hundred And Fifty Youth from Miami-Gardens and Opa-Locka, Florida, will explore, camping, learning to swim, performaning arts, science, mathematics, computer science and cooking classes.

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