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Tentative Contract Agreement Reached - May 25, 2016

After five sessions, UTD and M-DCPS  reached a tentative agreement on a contract for the 2016-2017 year.  The highlights of the agreement are significantly increased salaries for all, protection for employees from increased healthcare costs,  and continued protection for employees built into IPEGS. 

NOTIFICATION TO POST CONTRACT RATIFICATION VOTE - ONE DAY- JUNE 2, 2016

OPEN LETTER FROM UTD PRESIDENT KARLA HERNANDEZ-MATS

WHAT A YES OR NO VOTE MEANS

INSTRUCTIONS FOR STEWARD OR MEMBER CONDUCTING CONTRACT RATIFICATION VOTE

PROCEDURES FOR RATIFICATION MEETING - ONE DAY - JUNE 2, 2016

CLICK HERE TO READ TENTATIVE AGREEMENT

CLICK HERE FOR THE LINK TO THE CURRENT 2015-2017 UTD/M-DCPS CONTRACT

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Day four of Negotiations

May 24, 2016

Today we held the fourth round of negotiations for the 2016-2017 contract.  UTD made a counter proposal on teacher salaries to the district.  You can see the proposal here.)  M-DCPS asked to have time to study the counter proposal. 

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Educators Wellness - UTD Yoga Strong Body Highlight Video

May 24, 2016

United teachers of Dade hosted it's first Educators Wellness Day on May 21. Members and community supporters came out to participate in yoga, tai chi, and Zumba classes while learning more about wellness and nutrition. Check out this short video by Red Elephant Entertainment!

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Third Round of Contract Negotiations - May 23, 2016

May 24, 2016

 President Hernandez-Mats opened the meeting with the following statement: 

“Thank you for your effort in making us a priority.  We are truly committed to sustaining our workforce. We want to work to create conditions that demonstrate that commitment to those employees that are on the frontline of what we strive to accomplish, which is educational achievement for all....

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