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BCPS Provides Update on School Reopening and Details on Tentative Contract Agreement with Broward Teachers Union

September 8, 2020

WHO:       
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, School Board of Broward County Chair Donna P. Korn, and Broward Teachers Union President Anna Fusco

WHAT:      
Superintendent Runcie will provide an update on school reopening and the District’s analysis of the gating criteria being used to determine when face-to-face learning can begin to occur.

BCPS and the Broward Teachers Union reached a tentative agreement that will provide all employees in the BTU-EP unit a salary increase, and all employees in the BTU-ESP unit with a referendum supplement. Details will be provided.  

WHEN:     
Today, Tuesday, September 8, 2020
11:30 a.m.

WHERE:  
Kathleen C. Wright Administration Center, First Floor 

600 SE Third Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Media must check-in at the First Floor Security Desk

The media briefing will be streamed live on BECON-TV at http://www.becon.tv/live-stream.

 

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