Policy makers couldn't hide from or ignore the voices of 3,000 educators, support professionals and advocates united in saying ENOUGH is ENOUGH! In order to end this era of high stakes testing and charter school profiteering we must remain committed to being activists not only in Tallahassee, but in our own schools. There will be more opportunities to get involved in the coming weeks, so keep an eye on your home email account.
In an effort to identify principals that support and encourage the vital work that you do each and every day in Orange County Public School classrooms, we have created a brief survey available by clicking HERE.
FYRE (Florida Young Remarkable Educators) social Tuesday night
Orange County CTA Howard Fenner Scholarships are outright grants to graduating high school seniors who are children of members of the Orange County Classroom Teachers Association and who can demonstrate a genuine need for financial assistance.
A minimum of $22,000 in scholarsips will be awarded.
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Surviving the OCPS Teacher Evaluation System
In her most recent column appearing in the New York Times, which came out the day before the nation celebrated the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., AFT President Randi Weingarten talks about the damage being done to our country by increasingly partisan rancor and bitter disagreements.