BCPS in the News

BCPS and Broward Teachers Union Hold Joint News Conference on Tentative Agreement

Thursday, March 05, 2015
 
WHO:             
The School Board of Broward County, Florida, Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, Broward Teachers Union (BTU) President Sharon Glickman, BTU Leaders and District staff
 
WHAT:          
Joint News Conference
 
WHEN:          
Tomorrow, Friday, March 6, 2015
 10:30 a.m.                                             
 
WHERE:        
Kathleen C. Wright Administration Center, Board Room
600 SE Third Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
 
WHY:             
Broward County Public Schools and the Broward Teachers Union to announce a tentative agreement regarding teacher compensation.
 
 
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ABOUT BROWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest public school system in the United States and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has over 260,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 238 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 99 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population. Students are from 204 different countries and speak 135 different languages. For more information about BCPS, visit browardschools.com, follow us on Twitter @Browardschools, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools, and download the free BCPS mobile app.
 
 
ABOUT BROWARD TEACHERS UNION
Founded in 1969, the Broward Teachers Union organizes and represents about 11,000 members who work for the School Board of Broward County and city of Pembroke Pines as education, technical support, charter school, and education support professionals. It is the second largest local teachers union in Florida and the sixth largest in the nation. The union’s affiliates include the Florida Education Association, the American Federation of Teachers, the National Education Association and the AFL-CIO. For more information about BTU, visit (www.BTUonline.com).