Summer 2019 – President’s Message

I can hardly believe that my time as President of ACE of Florida has come to an end.  It seems like only yesterday that I assumed the role of President; the last two years have just flown by.  Serving as ACE President has been an amazing personal and professional experience and one that will benefit…

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Summer 2019 – Legislative Update

With the 2019 Legislative Session behind us we look to what lies ahead in 2020 and as past “election-year” sessions have taught us; it promises to be an interesting one.  You will recall this past session there were 3200+ bills filed and only 197, or about 6%, of the bills actually passed both houses and…

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Summer 2019 – Member Spotlight

    Current ACE of Florida President, Melanie Stefanowicz, was recently recognized as the 2019 District Administrator of the Year for the School District of Osceola County. Congratulations Melanie and thank you for all that you do for ACE and Adult Education as a whole!             ACE of Florida Board…

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Summer 2019 – Outgoing Board President

Maria Mirada, Principal of Miami Sunset Adult Education Center has officially completed her term as ACE of Florida President after two wonderful years. During her time, we saw a growth in membership due to an initiative to create new membership opportunities, an increase in professional development, and many successful conferences and symposiums. Maria’s guidance and…

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Summer 2019 – Recognition of Outgoing Board Members

The new year has brought some change to our Board of Directors. We thank the following four outstanding leaders for their service to our Board. They have all played instrumental roles in guiding our mission with their insight and expertise. We are eternally grateful for the countless time they have given to ACE of Florida…

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Summer 2019 – Student Success Story

Gestinne Joseph – Broward County Gestinne hung out with the wrong crowd when he was young and fell behind in his school grades. After getting into trouble with his so-called friends, he made the firm decision that education was the path he needed to take to get to a high and more productive place in…

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Summer 2019 – App Higlight

As the new school year begins, organization is of the utmost importance. Do you ever find yourself going to login to a website and having to rummage through a password book or that imaginary filing cabinet in your brain to remember what your password could possibly be? Well, look no further than LastPass, one of…

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Summer 2019 – Recap of the Summer Symposium

The 2019 Summer Symposium was one to remember. From sessions on immigration and human trafficking to updates from the Department of Education and the U.S. Census Bureau the attendees had an information-packed two days of dedicated professional development and networking amongst their peers. The Summer Symposium also served as our first opportunity to meet with…

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