Broward teachers, all 14 thousand of them, after much persistence, learned Friday that they will be receiving their raises.
More than 90 days after Gov. Rick Scott signed off a budget which included nearly $500 million earmarked for teacher’s raises, a majority the state’s school districts have still not finalized negotiations to distribute the money.
The promise of a pay raise by Gov. Rick Scott for teachers around the state is still just that for hundreds of teachers.
It was a day of celebration for the students, teachers and staff at Piper High in Sunrise. On Monday, they welcomed Governor Rick Scott.
Gov. Rick Scott has sent a message to the state Board of Education about the importance of his proposed pay raise teachers.
During a stop at an Orlando area school on Wednesday, Governor Rick Scott unveiled a proposal which would give a pay increase of $2,500 to every full time teacher in the state.