Broward teachers, all 14 thousand of them, after much persistence, learned Friday that they will be receiving their raises.
At the Broward County Convention Center Monday, the third floor was jammed with unemployed school teachers looking to win a job in the school district. Some 2,000 applied for 300 positions that are opening up.
Broward County’s school district is looking for hundreds of teachers to fill its classrooms for the upcoming school year.
There’s some good news for teachers in Broward County. Teachers have reached a contract with the school district, granting instructors a $500 cash bonus and no unpaid furlough days.
Thursday was a bitter sweet day for thousands of school kids in Broward. Not only was it the last day of school but it was also the last on the job for some of their favorite teachers.