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UTD JOINED OVER 8,000 DELEGATES AT ANNUAL AT NEA CONVENTION

July 29, 2016

Washington, DC—UTD delegates joined over 8,000 other delegates at the annual National Education Association (NEA) Representative Assembly this summer.  The NEA RA is the largest democratic gathering of delegates in the world.

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UTD CONGRATULATES STEWARD OF THE YEAR FINALISTS

July 26, 2016

Congratulations to the 2015-16 Steward of the Year Finalists.  All Finalists will be honored and the Winner announced at the UTD Steward Recognition Luncheon during the UTD Steward Retreat on Monday, August 15 at the Doubletree MACC.

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UTD DELEGATES ATTEND 100TH AFT CONVENTION

July 26, 2016

Minneapolis—The 100th American Federation of Teachers Convention was held in Minneapolis this summer. Representing the members of UTD were over fifty delegates.  Delegates voted to reelected the top three officers of the AFT (Randy Weingarten, Loretta Johnson and Mary Cathryn Ricker) and also elected Joann McCall and Fedrick Ingram to serve as AFT Vice Presidents.  UTD President Karla Hernandez-Mats chaired the AFT Women’s Committee.

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MIAMI-DADE PUBLIC SCHOOLS HIGHEST IN THE STATE IN "A" SCHOOLS

July 19, 2016

Miami-Dade County Public Schools performed highest in the state in the percentage of schools rated “A” and “B”.  They also came in ahead statewide in the percentage of schools receiving “A” ratings by each type of school, which includes elementary, middle, senior high and K-8 centers.

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