After educating the leaders of tomorrow for four years with no pay raises, Broward County’s teachers may finally get a financial boost, school district leaders announced Tuesday.
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.
A state judge has struck down a new law that required public employees to contribute 3-percent of their income to their retirement pensions.
Broward Teacher’s Union president Pat Santeramo resigned from his position with the BTU and as the vice president of the American Federation of Teachers late Tuesday evening.
Members of the Broward Teachers Union met their new administrator Tuesday.
The Broward Teachers Union will have a new administrator, at least for the next six months.