Dade Teachers To Get Merit Pay, State SaysSome of Miami-Dade's best teachers could find something extra in their paychecks by September. That’s because the school district's merit pay plan was given the green light by state education officials.
State Poised To Approve New Teacher EvaluationsFlorida teachers will learn Wednesday about the new test-based teacher evaluation formula that the state is set to approve.
Dade Teachers May Get Merit Pay This SummerIf things go as planned, Miami-Dade teachers may see compensation coming their way. That's because the Miami-Dade school district is poised to become one of the first in the nation to launch a merit pay program — one that could propel top teachers to more than $100,000 in compensation.
Gov. Scott Signs Teacher Merit Pay BillGov. Rick Scott signed the teacher merit pay bill on Thursday in Jacksonville, his first signed legislation since becoming Governor.
Fla. Legislature Kills Teacher Tenure, Approves Merit PayA bill that would set up a controversial merit pay plan for teachers and end tenure has passed the Florida legislature and will be signed into law by first-term Governor Rick Scott.
House Takes Up Teacher Merit Pay BillA bill that would set up a merit pay plan for teachers and end tenure is about to be taken up in the Florida House.
Fla. Senate Passes Teacher Merit Pay BillA new version of the controversial teacher merit pay and tenure bill that was vetoed last year after statewide protests has been approved by the Florida Senate.
Teachers & Parents Split On Merit PayA bill that will partially base teachers pay on test scores has been filed and it could open a rift between parents and teachers.