Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho gets big national award

Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvalho has another award to add to his sprawling collection.

The Council of Great City Schools Thursday night honored Carvalho with the Green-Garner award, the highest honor for an urban educator, at its 62nd annual conference in Baltimore. He was one of nine finalists, all big-city school superintendents, from 74 of the largest urban public school systems in the country.