All posts tagged "teachers"
Puerto Rico Education secretary seeks $1.2 billion to raise salaries
Staff would be evaluated, receive training and work an hour and a half longer
- Posted March 25, 2019
Governor: $58 million available for Puerto Rico teacher, police pay raise
Rosselló assures that funds to cover pay raise will come from restructuring of Education, Police departments
- Posted March 6, 2018
Nearly 1,000 Puerto Rico teachers to be relocated in accordance with late enrollment
Over 270 schools had higher-than-expected enrollment; substitute teachers needed
- Posted August 21, 2017
Puerto Rico teachers object to their retirement system’s reform
Protest at Capitol to demand answers about pension system reform bill to be considered in special session Monday
- Posted July 31, 2017
Chicago Parents Relieved as Teachers and District Avert Strike
CHICAGO — Relieved parents dropped their children off at Chicago schools on Tuesday morning after the Chicago Teachers Union and the nation’s third-largest school district averted a strike with a late-night tentative contract agreement. Chicago Teachers Union...
- Posted October 11, 2016
Dominican Government Will Hire Foreign Professors
Santo Domingo – The Dominican government announced that they will hire foreign professors to teach in the national universities and schools through an initial formation program that begins next August with the hopes of elevating the teaching...
- Posted July 7, 2016
Education Reiterates Commitment to Special Education Children
San Juan (INS) – Undersecretary of Education Carlos Rodríguez Beltrán reiterated the Education Department’s commitment to provide for the rights of children with special needs and their parents, who could file suits for damages for the lack...
- Posted July 6, 2016
Special Legislative Session Possible as Key Bills Left Pending
SAN JUAN – Numerous measures were approved by both the House and the Senate before the June 25 deadline to approve bills and will go either to conference committee or straight to La Fortaleza to be enacted....
- Posted June 26, 2016
Controversy Unfolding in Selection of Teachers Union Rep
Teachers Federation alleges it complied with endorsements
- Posted April 4, 2016
Senate to Hold Hearing on Social Security for Public Teachers
Teachers are not part of the federal insurance program
- Posted April 3, 2016