$30M Cost Of Pay Dispute

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The Miami Herald

Jun 20, 12:00 AM

Broward School District could lose $30 million because of fight with union

Already grappling with a $171 million budget shortfall, the Broward County School District is poised to lose another $30 million in federal funding because it can't resolve a labor battle with the teachers union. To get the Race to the Top money, which would be spread over three years, the two sides must reach an agreement on a state-mandated teacher merit-pay plan due this month. But they're already blaming each other for losing the money.

Tags: teacher compensation

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