Adult General Education

Mission Statement

Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Adult and Career Technical Education programs are designed to prepare you to enter the career of your choice through our Career Technical Education training. Additionally, our courses can help you prepare to take the citizenship exam, learn English as a second language and/or help you prepare for the GED (General Educational Development or High School Diploma.

Whether you decide to learn technical skills or get a college education our Adult Basic Education Program will provide you with the foundation needed to begin your new career. Furthermore, our programs offer GED Test preparation and high school completion courses. Programs are specifically designed to help adults boost their levels of understanding with reading, writing, arithmetic and the basic knowledge required to enter post-secondary education training.

Our post-secondary training is designed to support the local workforce. The Adult & Career Technical Education programs will provide you pathways in the areas of Industrial/Technical, Health/Medical, Business/Computers, Family and Consumer Sciences, and Public Service.

Courses are offered at 21 main campuses conveniently located throughout Miami-Dade County. The programs are designed to meet the needs of working adults and include flexible schedules.

Excellence
We pursue the highest standards in academic achievement and organizational performance.

Integrity
We build positive relationships through honesty, respect and compassion, which enhance the self-esteem, safety, and well-being of our students, families, and staff.

Equity
We foster an environment that serves all students and aspires to eliminate the achievement gap.

Citizenship
We honor the diversity of our community by working as a team to ensure the educational success of all our students and recognize that our obligations go beyond our professional responsibilities to promote democratic principles.

 

 

School Operations/Division of Adult and Workforce Education
Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center
750 NW 20th Street, Room A-124, Miami, FL 33127
Phone: 305 995-2495 - Fax: 305 579-0313
M-DCPS : 1450 NE 2nd Ave. : Miami, FL 33132 : Phone: (305) 995-1000 (For Non Technical Questions Only) Copyright 2013
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