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Updated 2019-2020 School Calendar

DCPS District Calendar Changes- Click HERE for the latest School Board approved calendar. DTU and DCPS continue to monitor and negotiate changes on working conditions due to the impact of Covid-19 on daily district operations. The State has not approved waivers to date from districts regarding the make-up of student instructional time. These are the …

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Petition to Commissioner Corcoran

    We’re in this together! Click HERE for Petition to CorcoranIncluding public school educators, students, and health professionals on a committee to explore how to reopen schools in the Fall should be common sense. Unfortunately, the current committee appointed by Gov. DeSantis, with Commissioner Corcoran as the chair, is lacking those important voices. Yesterday, we …

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Wellness Phone Calls & Teacher Verification Sheets

DTU – We’re in this together! April 8, 2020 Wellness Phone Calls There were some concerns last week when classroom teachers were instructed to make weekly wellness calls to the parents of their students.  This message is to help clarify the expectations for the parent wellness phone calls: Non-instructional staff should be utilized to make …

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Florida Teacher Certification Exam Update

March 26, 2020 The Florida Department of Education has released new information in regard to teacher certification exam fees.  Given the current hardships that teachers, teacher candidates, and their families are experiencing related to the COVID-19 crisis, the DOE is providing opportunities for anyone to meet all testing requirements for teacher certification, including General Knowledge, …

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