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Thanks to our sponsors for underwriting many of the Idea EXPO teacher workshops, door prizes and fabulous giveaways like tickets to concerts, and @marlins and @MiamiDolphins games, dinners at celebrity-owned restaurants, and passes to local museums. Special thanks go to: Ford Motor Company; @TDBank ; Assurant; Learning A-Z; School District Education Foundation Matching Grant Program; PL Dodge Foundation; FPL Connect; Iris Smith; Miami Marlins; Perez Trading Company; Miami Bayside Foundation; Rod and Lucy Petry; Raj Rawal; Anne Marie Miller; Robert Russell Memorial Foundation; and Jack Chester Foundation.

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TD brings its financial literacy training for teachers to the #ideaexpo on Saturday, Dec. 1. Don't miss this great workshop that's geared to helping teachers educate students about the importance of personal financing, training all of us could have used as students. Space is limited. Register now EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Miami-Dade County School Board member Mari Tere Rojas awakened her inner teacher to work alongside educator Indira Gomes for the Teach-A-Thon. Ms. Rojas is among the 250 Teacher Champions participating in the 2018 Teach-A-Thon. The former elementary school teacher volunteered in Ms. Gomes' language arts class at Silverbluff Elementary in Miami. All the Teacher Champions are raising money for their teacher mentors like Indira, and for The Education Fund. To donate, visit EsucationFund.org. #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #iteachathon #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #teachathon

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Thanks to Learning A to Z, this year's #ideaexpo on 12/1 will feature lots of tools for teachers to use in the classroom. The only way to access this much sought after software is to sign up. Register at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #tdbank #assurant #fordmotorcompany

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Kensington Park Elementary welcomed Teacher Champion Valeria Sandino, Wells Fargo. A banker from 9 to 5, Ms. Sandino stepped outside her comfort zone to teach a science lesson to Ms. Reinoso's fourth-grade class. Support the #teachathon by donating at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #iteachathon #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #teachathon

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Teacher Willecia Stubbs has discovered a way to make reading fun for uninspired students. The only way to find out her magic is to register for the #IdeaEXPO. Space is filling up fast so sign up now for this workshop sponsored by Assurant. Register at EducationFund.org #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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The Education Fund teamed up with the University of Florida Farm to School program to celebrate Florida Crunch at W. J. Bryan Elementary School in North Miami. Florida Crunch from Fresh for Florida Kids, honors the farm-to-table movement and encourages students to eat fresh produce. The Education Fund's Debi LaBelle, a classically trained chef, prepared a salad with greens from the school's food forest. Students loved it! #goodnutrition #eatright #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #305 #foodforestforschools #educators #administrators #foodandnutrition #farmtotable #uf #ifacs

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Kudos to Ms Gutierrez, one of 100 @WellsFargo team members participating in the Teach-A-Thon. She killed it teaching fiscal literacy to students at Miami Beach Senior High. Support all our #teachathon volunteers and their fundraising efforts by donating at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #iteachathon #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #teachathon

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Don't miss Cutler Bay Senior High teacher La Shanda West at the #IdeaEXPO ON 12/1. Her Shark Tank competition gets students to test their money-making ideas and challenges their perceptions of the business world. Register before it's too late. Use #FALL2018 for a 50% discount. Register at EducationFund.org.⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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@cboomervazquez is a champion - a Teach-A-Thon Teacher Champion. This week she took a shot at teaching by taking over a language arts class at Coral Gables Senior High. With help from her teacher mentor Michelle Zaldivar, Christina prepared a lesson on attribution and citation. Now Christina is raising money for Ms. Zaldivar and her students. Help Christina out donate at EducationFund.org. #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #teachathon

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The Education Fund is excited to announce the winners of our first prize giveaways from the 2018 #IdeaExpo. We have more prizes like a 5-star hotel stay, a party at Marlins Park, dinners for at several Miami restaurants, and more. Just register for the Idea Expo to qualify to win. #FALL2018 gets you 50% off when you register at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Teacher Ileen Martin knows how to get her students interested in Shakespeare. How you ask? She pits Macbeth against the galaxy's evil villain - Darth Vader. You can catch this epic battle at the 2018 #IdeaExpo on 12/1. Space is limited. Register at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Teach-A-Thon Teacher Champions like Yasmine Gahed, @sfbjnews , are hard at work putting in time as guest educators in local public schools. Yasmine is also raising money for her teacher mentor and her students. Chip in and support Yasmine and all our Teacher Champions by clicking on the link in our bio. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #teachathon

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Teacher Jacqueline Gil keeps her students guessing by using balance balls, wobble chairs, peanut balls, or balance discs. Find out her classroom strategy at the 2018 #ideaexp on 12/1. Just days left for the 50% discount. Visit EducationFund.org for details. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Teacher Jennifer Smith gets her students undivided attention using food as a hook. Find out how she does it at the 2018 #IdeaExpo. We guarantee you'll leave amazed and stuffed. Don't miss out on a discounted registration fee. Use #Fall2018 at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Join art teacher Michael Flaum at the 2018 #Ideaexpo ! If you know Michael, you know his workshop (look for Passionate Pots) will be fun and educational too! Teachers don’t miss the deadline for the discounted registration! Use #FALL2018. Register at EducationFund.org.⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Happy to see Zarron Brown, a.k.a. The Worm Whisperer, get some recognition. He's featured in the lasted issue of @EdibleSoFla. Zarron has been working in our food forest for years. The kids love him and the food forests aren't the same without him. ⠀ ⠀ #goodnutrition #eatright #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #305 #foodforestforschools ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #educators #administrators #foodandnutrition

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Kelsey Major is a wiz at getting his students to understand difficult math concepts. How does he do it? Google Street View. We're in. Sign up for Kelsey's #IdeaExpo workshop on 12/1. Space is limited. #fall2018 gets you a BIG discount. Visit EducationFund.org to register. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Talk about genius. Kendall Lakes Elementary teacher Zeny Ulloa uses Amazon's Alexa to assist students on in-class assignments. Zeny shares her strategy at the 2018 #ideaexpo on 12/1. Space is limited for all our workshops. Register now at EducationFund.org. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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We love sharing stories like this one from our Teach-A-Thon Teacher Champions. "One of the highlights of my day was having the opportunity to sit down with a 3rd-grade teacher by the name of Ms. Garcia at Aventura Waterways K-8 as part of my first-time participation in The Education Fund's Teach-A-Thon." - Rachel Pinzur, @pinzurpr. . Let's help Rachel raise money for Ms. Garcia and her students. Just click on the link in our bio to give. #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018 #teachathon

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We hosted our first food forest workshop this weekend at Royal Palm Elementary School. Lead teachers from our Food Forest for Schools program spent Saturday learning about exotic fruits, honing their gardening techniques and discovering new class projects that engage students. Thanks to our team, the school and all the teachers who sacrificed part of their Saturday to spend it discovering the endless wonders of a food forest. #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #305 #foodforestforschools #educators #teachers #foodandnutrition #goodhealth #elementaryschools

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iPrep Academy teacher Lisa Hauser shows her students to code. Now you can too! Lisa will share her curriculum with teachers at the 2018 #Ideaexpo on 12/1. Register now for the Idea EXPO and receive 50% off using FALL2018. Just visit EducationFund.org to register ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Teacher Vianey Sanchez loves baseball and math. Together they make a great vehicle for teaching. See it for yourself at Vianey's Idea EXPO workshop on 12/1. We guarantee you'll be a hit with your students. Visit EducationFund.org to learn more about Vianey's workshop and all the others at the #ideaexpo. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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This week we kicked off the 2018 Teach-A-Thon with more than 200 volunteers like Rodica Charles, of @sapoznikinsurance. Not only is Rodica going to teach a class in a public school, but she's also raising money for that class, her teacher mentor and our programs. Please support Rodica and all our Teacher Champions by making a donation. Simply click on the link in our profile. ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Teacher Leah Bido gets that some students - maybe most - struggle with math. Leah's developed a way that combines art with her math lessons that breaks the barriers for the mathematically challenged. Check out her workshop at the 2018 Idea EXPO. Simply visit EducationFund.org.⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Milken Educator Award winner Dale Adamson goes to great lengths to show his students the real-world applications of math. At the #IdeaExpo on 12/1, Dale will showcase his award-winning ideas that students love. Check out Dale's workshop and the entire Expo lineup by clicking on the link in our bio. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Learning A to Z is back in a big way at the 2018 #IdeaExpo on 12/1. Teachers, you'll pick up great tips, resources and software freebies. Register today for 50% discount on registration. Use SUMMER2018. Just click on the link in our bio. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Teachers, have you perused the new edition of the Ideas with Impact catalog we left in your mailboxes? You'll find some of our top workshops at this year's Idea EXPO and see the curriculum packets you can use in your classrooms. Take a peak right now by clicking on the link in our bio. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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The 2018 Idea EXPO features engaging classroom strategies like Michelle Singh's "Assess with Less Stress." Michelle uses fun online tools to assess students, eliminating the influence of test anxiety. Just click on the link in our bio to learn more about Michelle's workshop and all the others at this year's EXPO. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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The 2018 Idea EXPO features a swarm of dancing drones from teacher Dr. Susanne Banas. Her workshop spotlights how students combine the coding of drones with real-time movements, storytelling, and a music score to create an aerial ballet. Find out about all our wonderful workshops this year now, just click on the link in our bio. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools #2018

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Each of our food forests is unique. Really no two are alike. The forest at WJ Bryan Elementary is among the most beautiful. Thanks to @seerofthought for posting this pretty pic. For more from the WJ Bryan Elementary food forest, visit @seerofthought. #goodnutrition #eatright #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #305 #foodforestforschools ⠀⠀⠀⠀ #educators #administrators #foodandnutrition

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Our annual teacher conference - Idea EXPO - is two months away but you won't get a better deal on a ticket than today. Use the promo code SUMMER2018 and you'll receive a 50% discount. Plus, there's so much swag your colleagues will be jealous. Click on the link in our bio to register. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305 #ideaexpo #teacherconference #publiceducation #publicschools #charterschools

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3 months ago

We're so excited by our keynote speaker at this year's Idea EXPO on Saturday, Dec. 1. Fredi Lajvardi is a teacher who transformed a group of high school students into a national champion robotics team. Don't miss Fredi's inspiring story. Use #SUMMER2018 for 50% off registration. Click on the link in our bio to register. ⠀ ⠀ #professionaldevelopment #teacher #305 #miamischools #educationfundmiami #theeducationfund #workshops #teacherledworkshops #mdcps #miami #miamidadecounty #publiceducation #education #students #305

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4 months ago

Food Forest for Schools Senior Program Manager Eddie Recinos (front and center) with the new food forest gardeners and interns: (middle row, left to right) Luna Mendez; Judina Amazan; (back row, left to right) Guillermo Arria-Devoe; Keith Dupree; and Franca Sordo. #goodnutrition #eatright #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #305 #foodforestforschools ⠀⠀ #educators #administrators #foodandnutrition

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4 months ago

Acclaimed Chef Ralph Pagano took a stroll today through the Twin Lakes Elementary School food forest in Hialeah. The Education Fund's resident chef Debi La Belle and Twin Lakes art teacher Jason Wright gave Chef Pagano a tour, showcasing the organic greens that will feed the students throughout the school year. #goodnutrition #eatright #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #305 #foodforestforschools ⠀⠀ #educators #administrators #foodandnutrition

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6 months ago

Food Forests for Schools Program Manager Eddie Recinos talks food forests and more at the @VentureCafeMiami at 8:10 pm on Thursday. The @MiamiFoundation takes over the entire #thursdaygathering , so you'll learn about their innovative grantees. We're honored to be among them. The event starts at 5 p.m. and Eddie goes on at 8:10 p.m. ⠀ You'll want to be there the entire time. It's not just an informative gathering, it's also a party with great networking. We went last year and had an awesome time. ⠀ ⠀ #venturecafemiami #foodforesteducation #spreadingtheword #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #goodnutrition #schoolgardens #themiamifoundation #funder #supporter #innovation #funding

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7 months ago

Join us for the first Farmer's Market Fundraiser, Healthy Living Family Day on Saturday, May 12 at Parkway Baptist Church in Miami Gardens. We'll be selling produce from our food forests and raising money to support our schools in Miami Gardens. Thanks to our partners @livehealthymg ​. Health Foundation of South Florida​ and the MDCPS Department of Food and Nutrition​. Hope to see you there. #gogreennow #growingyourgreens #green #permaculture #foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #riversideelementary

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We've submitted a great idea into The Miami Foundation #PublicSpaceChallenge and need your support. Check out our entry - a food forest at Frances S. Tucker Elementary School and "like." We know our food forest will help students get healthy, inspire them to learn and engage them and their families. Visit the link in our bio to like. #gogreennow #growingyourgreens #green #permaculture #publicspacechallenge foodforest #theeducationfund #educationfundmiami #educationfund #schoolgarden #miamischools #mdcps #schoolgardens #riversideelementary #themiamifoundation

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