Posts tagged with: "Delia C. Garcia"

Associate Professor Joyce Fine, leader of the Reading Education Master's Program helps children at Mirror Lake Elementary learn to read.

Reading Education master’s program earns top ranking

  The Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) ranked the Reading Education master’s program at FIU’s College of Education as the No. […]

Mariela Lanz (right), an elementary education major, was the first student to receive and accept a job offer at the Miami-Dade County Public Schools job fair held Nov. 19 at FIU. Here, Lanz chats with her new supervisor, Amrita Prakash, principal of Poinciana Park Elementary. school was the first to hir

Soon-to-be graduates fill teaching vacancies at MDCPS

For roughly 40 seniors majoring in education, a recent job fair offered them the chance to land their dream job […]

College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia (left) and former Miami Herald Publisher David Lawrence (center) are recipients of the 2015 Outstanding Educator Awards. Miami-Dade County Public School Board Member Susie V. Castillo (right) nominated Garcia for the award.

College of Education dean earns outstanding educator award

Delia C. Garcia, dean of the College of Education, was honored recently for her service and dedication to the field of […]

College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia, center, is pictured with Spring 2014 CLAVE graduates. Since 2009, two cohorts of students have graduated from the Master of Urban Education program. A third cohort is expected to graduate this fall.

FIU’s CLAVE program recognized for increasing Latino student success

For the third consecutive year, the College of Education’s Creating Latino Access to a Valuable Education (CLAVE) initiative was recognized […]

MDCPS Regional Superintendent Albert Payne, Jr., FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg, MDCPS School Board Member Susie V. Castillo, MDCPS Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, U.S. Rep Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia and Ronald Reagan / Doral Sr. High Principal Juan Carlos Silva cut the ribbon opening the new Teaching Academy at Ronald Reagan/Doral Senior High.

FIU, MDCPS launch new teaching academy at Doral high school

FIU’s College of Education and Miami-Dade County Public Schools on Aug. 25 launched the first of its kind teaching academy at […]

Associate Dean Deborah Hasson (second from left) reconnects with Urban Education Master's alumni Yoelsys Betancourt, Haydee Agrelot and Lisa Hunt (left to right).

Urban education master’s prepared teachers, administrators to help students succeed

What drove some 60 teachers, administrators and principals to brave brutal rush-hour traffic heading toward the Modesto A. Maidique Campus […]

Erskine Dottin, College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia, and Leonard Bliss pose for a photo at a ceremony honoring the four retiring professors from the College of Education. Bliss, Dottin, and professors Linda Blanton and Joan Wynne are stepping calling it a career.

Four College of Education faculty members call it a career

The thousands of graduates who walked across the stage at FIU Arena this week won’t be the only ones leaving […]

All-Stars program helps middle school students excel in school, life

All-Stars program helps middle school students excel in school, life

    For the parents of countless Miami-Dade middle school children living in at-risk communities, the end of the school […]