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Flu Shots!

September 14, 2020 The flu season is upon us. Contracting the flu this year has been projected to be of particular concern because the state of Florida and our entire country is still battling to control COVID-19. There are many reasons to get an influenza (flu) vaccine each year. DCPS Employee Wellness has partnered with …

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Start of School for Paraprofessionals & UOPD

July 27, 2020 Duval Teachers United (DTU) and Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) has worked to determine the start of school dates for the employee groups listed below based on the start of school dates for students.  Please watch your email for information about your first days back to school from your principal or supervisor. …

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Early Return

July 27, 2020 Certificated teachers, at the schools listed below will be participating in early return for the 2020-2021 school year. ISI Region:  July 28-29, 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. All certificated teachers at the schools listed below will be participating in “early return’ on July 28th and July 29th. Teachers will be paid their …

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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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