HEAT Encourage South Florida Students to Succeed on the FCAT Test

MIAMI, APRIL 9 – Reinforcing their support of education, Miami HEAT players and coaches star in the “HEAT FCAT Video Pep Rally” distributed to Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Broward County Public Schools and Palm Beach County Public Schools.  The motivational video features words of encouragement from HEAT stars Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Chris Bosh, along with Head Coach Erik Spoelstra and other members of the HEAT. The video also features helpful test-taking tips  designed to help the students succeed when they begin taking the 2014 FCAT (Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test) Exam on April 22 for reading, mathematics and science content.

The video pep rally will be made available to teachers and students via multiple channels—in Miami-Dade on WLRN’s ITV Teacher’s Choice Video On Demand System; in Broward on BECON TV Classroom Channel 14; and via The Education Network in Palm Beach.

In addition to the in school airings, the video will also be available for viewing here.