During the 2013 Legislative Session, Senate Bill 1108 was passed and signed into law. Section 9 of the bill added an ESE instruction component of 20 inservice hours or 1 college credit to the professional certification requirements. Read more about the bill and how it may impact you here: ESE Certification Requirements
“There are certain things that lend themselves easily to mathematical interpretation,” said Stephanie Baxter-Jenkins, executive director of the Hillsborough Classroom Teachers Association. “I don’t think teaching or how kids learn are things that are easily captured in a mathematical formula.” Read more here:How does VAM measure teachers?
The Hillsborough County School Board voted unanimously on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 to approve the following: - 2013-2014 Salary & Benefit Agreements for Teachers and ESPs - 2013-2016 Teacher Contract - Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs)