Miami-Dade Superintendent Carvalho opens school year with digital focus

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Monday, August 12, 2013

Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho lauded student achievement while criticizing the state for its "dysfunctional" A-to-F school grading system during Thursday’s opening of schools address.

The new school year begins for students Aug. 19.

"The state needs to decommission the old formula," he told hundreds of teachers and other school district employees gathered at the Fillmore in Miami Beach for the annual event. "This is a broken system that is hurting our kids."

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