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Miami-Dade County Instructional Technology department website provides teachers and administrators access to information and resources that support rich and rigorous instruction aligned to district standards and honoring individual learning styles.







Lego Education


is being promoted in MDCPS, grades K-12, to stimulate critical thinking skills in STEM for children of all ages. To complement Lego Education, the FIRST organization is also being promoted for MDCPS K-12 students, to encourage student participation in competitive challenges through the Junior FIRST Lego League (K-3), FIRST Lego League (4- 8), and FIRST Tech Challenge (7-12).

Through FIRST competitions, students learn “gracious professionalism,” a term coined by MIT professor Dr. Woodie Flowers, to encourage high-quality work, while emphasizing respect and kindness for others, with integrity and sensitivity. “Coopertition” is another term coined at FIRST, and it means to display unqualified kindness and respect in the face of fierce competition. It is with these goals that MDCPS has curated information about FIRST competitions with the links below.



NBC Learn

News, ideas and resources to help close out the 2012-2013 school year and recharge and prepare for all the challenges of the 2013-2014 school year.

pdf file NBC Learn newsletter



Is a free and secure social learning platform for teachers, students, schools, and districts. Edmodo provides a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content and access assignments and homework. Click here to create an Edmodo account and join the Miami-Dade Edmodo Community

Affordable Internet


Children who receive free school lunches may bring Internet home for just $9.95

pdf file Affordable Internet Offering Flyer


The Learning Village


Gives educators access to the best practices, instructional strategies, pacing guides, lesson plans, and resources from around your school district - all from a centralized SharePoint Web portal.

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