Florida Senate Differs From Governor Ron DeSantis On Teacher PayThe Florida Senate on Tuesday unveiled an education-budget proposal that includes $500 million for teacher salary increases and no funding for bonus programs, a departure from Gov. Ron DeSantis’ more-ambitious teacher pay plan.
Senate Panel To Consider Legislation Aimed At Increasing Teacher PayA Senate panel will consider legislation aimed at increasing teacher pay a day before the 2020 legislative session starts.
Pay For Florida Teachers A Centerpiece Of Governor Ron Desantis' BudgetGov. Ron DeSantis is proposing a $1 billion injection into Florida’s public education system in the upcoming fiscal year, money that would largely go toward pay increases as the state deals with a teacher shortage.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis' Teacher Pay Plan Faces QuestionsGov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday continued his full-throated support of a plan to increase minimum teacher salaries in Florida to $47,500, but Senate President Bill Galvano cautioned it might be difficult to carry out.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Announces Proposal To Increase Minimum Salary For Florida Teachers To $47,500Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced on Monday a proposal to increase the minimum salary for teachers.
Gov. Scott: Blame "System" For Teacher PayThe state's top educators have been told by Governor Rick Scott that there's little he can do to boost teacher pay across the state.
Court Rules Against Unions In Teacher Performance PayA South Florida appeals court has sided with the Broward County School Board in a dispute with unions about carrying out a 2011 law that called for performance-based pay for teachers.
Senator Seeks $50K Minimum Salaries For TeachersA Central Florida senator filed a bill Wednesday that would require a statewide minimum salary of $50,000 for teachers.
Miami-Dade Teachers' Bonus Checks Mailed Out Miami-Dade teachers will be getting some extra cash in their paychecks thanks to the $20 million distribution in performance bonuses.
Tentative Deal Gives Dade's Teachers RaisesUnited Teachers of Dade (UTD) and the MiamiDadeSchool District reached a tentative agreement Monday giving a raise to Miami Dade teachers and other educational support professionals.
New Merit Pay System Faces Challenge From Teachers UnionWhile some applaud the new merit pay system for the state's teachers, the occupation's union is fighting it head on.
Dade Teachers To Vote On Contract Proposal MondayTeachers across Miami-Dade could soon see a little more in their paychecks. On Monday they will vote on a three year contract.