NEWS

  • 09/30/14 - UTD Congratulates the 2013-2014 Steward of the Year Nominees
  • 09/22/14 - STATEMENT REGARDING THE EVENT AT SOUTH DADE HIGH SCHOOL, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
  • 09/11/14 - 2014-2015 UTD PRESIDENT'S GRANT
  • 09/05/14 - NEA President Joins Fedrick Ingram In Barrington Irving's Flying Classroom
  • 09/02/14 - UTD Partnering with Miami HEAT and Miami Dolphins
  • 08/22/14 - Welcome Back to the 2014-2015 School Year
  • 08/13/14 - UTD and MDCPS met for the third time to continue bargaining for the 2014-2015 school year
  • 08/12/14 - United Teachers of Dade Kick Off 2014-2015 School Year with 40th Anniversary Celebration for Miami-Dade Educators
  • 07/29/14 - Charlie Crist named Miami-Dade County Party Leader Annette Taddeo as His Running Mate
  • 07/25/14 - UTD and Second Baptist Church of Richmond Heights Host Interfaith Breakfast
  • 07/11/14 - NEA DELEGATES
  • 06/27/14 - LEADING THE CHARGE TO BRING CHANGE!
  • 06/27/14 - Ingram Installed as United Way Board Member
  • 06/25/14 - Collective Bargaining Begins
  • 06/09/14 - Subject Area Teachers Needed to Assist Florida Dept. of Education Review Assessments
  • 06/02/14 - UTD joined efforts with PROGRAMA DE AYUDA HUMANITARIA PARA VENEZUELA
  • 05/30/14 - UTD Member Named as Quarterfinalist for Music Educator Award
  • 05/28/14 - CONGRATULATIONS STEWARDS
  • 05/28/14 - UTD mourns the loss of Maya Angelou
  • 05/15/14 - It's time for Steward of the Year Nominations
  • 05/14/14 - Your activism and professional involvement in your Union is wanted!
  • 05/13/14 - Dade Coalition for Education and Economic Justice Engage Local Residents at Pepper Park
  • 05/13/14 - National Geographic Explorer Visits Allapattah Middle School's Achievers Academy
  • 04/22/14 - UTD Congratulates the Paraprofessional /Support Personnel of the Year
  • 04/21/14 - Happy Administrative Professionals Week. We couldn't do it without you!
  • 04/09/14 - WANTED: Teachers to Participate in Field Tests of New Certification Process
  • 04/03/14 - Ingram RECEIVES AWARD DURING MIAMI-DADE COUNTY DAYS EVENT IN TALLAHASSEE
  • 04/02/14 - President Ingram To Hear Views and Concerns of Early Career Teachers
  • 03/20/14 - Local Pastors Testify Against School Voucher Expansion in Tallahassee
  • 03/12/14 - Fedrick Ingram & T. Willard Fair on HOT-105 FM
  • 03/10/14 - Young Educators
  • 03/06/14 - Congratulations to the Office Employee of the Year Winner and Runner Up
  • 03/05/14 - President Ingram Talks about the Opening of the 2014 Florida Legislative Session
  • 02/26/14 - Unions, school districts criticize release of teacher performance data
  • 02/26/14 - Florida’s best, worst schools reside in South Florida .....
  • 02/25/14 - PROFESSIONAL LEARNING COMMUNITY FAQS
  • 02/24/14 - FEA: Flawed VAM Numbers Are Meaningless
  • 02/24/14 - UTD's First Annual Educational Gala
  • 02/18/14 - 2014-2015 School Improvement Plan (SIP) Waivers
  • 02/11/14 - FIRST DAY AS VICE PRESIDENT ON AFT EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
  • 02/11/14 - M-DCPS Currently Accepting Applications in Head Start Program
  • 02/03/14 - Certification Compliance Deadline
  • 02/03/14 - Distribution of the $20 Million Race to the Top (RTTT) Bonuses
  • 01/30/14 - UTD Congratulates Teacher of the Year WINNERS!
  • 01/29/14 - $50,000 Grant Awarded to Teachers' Union to Stop the "School to Prison Pipeline at Two Miami-Dade Middle Schools
  • 01/29/14 - UTD President’s Grant Recipient Showcases Fruit and Vegetable Garden
  • 01/27/14 - UTD to hold first Education Gala
  • 01/23/14 - Teacher Certification Information Update
  • 12/17/13 - UTD President Fedrick Ingram Commencement Speaker at FMC
  • 12/16/13 - Our Teacher Leader Program in Action!
  • 12/10/13 - 2014 Supplemental Benefits Enrollment & Review
  • 12/03/13 - UTD President Fedrick Ingram Speaks to Channel 6 About Teacher Evaluation
  • 12/02/13 - AFT President Randi Weingarten’s response to PISA International Studies Report
  • 12/02/13 - Holiday Toy Drive
  • 12/02/13 - First Book to Send Truckload of Books to Miami-Dade
  • 11/21/13 - UTD Email Servers Undergoing Maintenance
  • 11/19/13 - State and Local Union Leaders Address Miami-Dade School Board
  • 11/18/13 - Early Learning: This is not a Test
  • 11/15/13 - Thirteen Miami-Dade County Teachers Awarded President's Grant
  • 11/13/13 - 2015 FRANCISCO R. WALKER TEACHER OF THE YEAR
  • 11/13/13 - 2015 M-DCPS/UTD Rookie Teacher of the Year
  • 11/12/13 - Opportunity for FREE Books for Your School
  • 11/01/13 - UTD and M-DCPS to Sign Contract Agreement
  • 10/31/13 - THE RESULTS ARE IN ...
  • 10/31/13 - Survive & Thrive
  • 10/18/13 - United Teachers of Dade Council of Building Stewards unanimously say, "Vote Yes."
  • 10/16/13 - October 30, 2013 Contract Ratification Vote Material
  • 10/16/13 - Open Letter from UTD President Fedrick Ingram
  • 10/14/13 - Largest Salary Gain for Miami-Dade Teachers in Years
  • 10/10/13 - A very long day, some progress, but we are not there yet
  • 10/08/13 - WE NEED TO GET THIS DONE NOW
  • 10/07/13 - “The legislature did not send enough money for $2500 per teacher.”
  • 10/04/13 - Turning A Corner?
  • 10/04/13 - Bargaining Continues
  • 09/27/13 - Message from Fedrick Ingram on the September 27th Bargaining Session
  • 09/27/13 - Bargaining Continues for Salaries and Healthcare
  • 09/24/13 - UTD Honors Breast Cancer Survivors
  • 09/24/13 - UTD Officers on CNN Latino Miami
  • 09/19/13 - Collective Bargaining Update 9-19-2013
  • 09/18/13 - Are you interested in becoming a teacher leader?
  • 09/12/13 - LEAD STEWARD PILOT PROGRAM BEGINS
  • 09/11/13 - UTD PRESIDENT’S GRANT PROGRAM GUIDELINES 2013-2014
  • 08/27/13 - Bargaining Heats Up!
  • 08/27/13 - OP ED - FOCUS ON TESTING NOT THE BEST PATH TO REFORM
  • 08/26/13 - UTD PRESIDENT ON WMBM 1490 A.M.
  • 08/22/13 - PROFESSIONAL LEAVE OPTION
  • 08/19/13 - Welcome Back to School
  • 08/13/13 - UTD Presents Salary Proposal
  • 08/09/13 - UTD President Fedrick Ingram on Radio and TV
  • 08/05/13 - A Day of Back-To-School Fun in Hialeah
  • 08/02/13 - August 1, 2013 Bargaining Update
  • 08/01/13 - Amid grading controversy, Florida education chief Tony Bennett to resign
  • 07/30/13 - Back-to-School Celebration in Liberty City
  • 07/25/13 - Second Round of Bargaining Update
  • 07/23/13 - A DAY OF FUN AND MEETING CELEBRITIES AT BACK-TO-SCHOOL COMMUNITY EVENT
  • 07/09/13 - UTD PRESIDENT FEDRICK INGRAM TALKS ABOUT SALARIES AND HEALTH INSURANCE
  • 06/26/13 - Ingram wasted no time reminding the M-DCPS team of the Superintendent’s comments regarding our current salary schedules
  • 06/13/13 - UTD ELITE Club - Recognition Ceremony for Stewards
  • 06/11/13 - The Do Right Dads National Fatherhood Conference "FIGHTING FOR FATHERHOOD"
  • 06/11/13 - INGRAM ADDRESSES STEWARDS TRAINING AT MIAMI JACKSON SENIOR
  • 06/10/13 - UTD President Fedrick Ingram Special Guest of The Embrace Girls Foundation
  • 06/04/13 - UTD President Fedrick Ingram Special Guest on LifeFM 90.9 FM "Life Changers" Radio Program
  • 06/03/13 - Congressional Update
  • 05/31/13 - VAM - 2011 - 2012 Cut Scores
  • 05/22/13 - New Era Begins at UTD
  • 05/20/13 - UTD/AFT Teacher Leader Program
  • 05/20/13 - First Annual Steward SPARKS Retreat
  • 05/20/13 - UTD MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION
  • 05/20/13 - 2013 UTD MEMBERSHIP PICNIC
  • 05/10/13 - United Teachers of Dade Donates Complete Interactive Classroom Technology to Two Teachers
  • 05/09/13 - President-Elect Fedrick Ingram addresses ESPs at Crescendo's on Biscayne Blvd.
  • 05/09/13 - UTD President-Elect Fedrick Ingram at Consumer Protection Agency Hearing -- Student Debt's Impacts
  • 05/06/13 - We appreciate you - Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week 2013
  • 05/06/13 - UTD has Guest Receptionist
  • 05/03/13 - Delta Sigma Theta honors five in the community for their leadership
  • 05/02/13 - Another Big Win for United Teachers of Dade
  • 04/30/13 - Parent Trigger Fails on the Senate Floor in 20-20 tie Vote
  • 04/29/13 - It's all about RESPECT
  • 04/19/13 - President Elect Fedrick Ingram Panelist at Community Forum on Violence
  • 04/18/13 - RTTT Agreement Negotiated by UTD Provides Teachers with Bonuses
  • 04/16/13 - IMPORTANT ALERT FROM THE FLORIDA EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
  • 04/09/13 - President-Elect Fedrick Ingram Meets with Governor Rick Scott in Tallahassee
  • 04/09/13 - First Ever Steward SPARKS
  • 04/08/13 - Race to the Top (RTTT) Performance Pay Distribution
  • 04/05/13 - VAM Cut Scores Reached
  • 04/04/13 - VAM Bargaining
  • 04/04/13 - IMMEDIATE ACTION NEEDED ON Florida Retirement System BILLS
  • 03/21/13 - Student Grant Application - Peace First Prize
  • 03/19/13 - March 19, 2013 UTD Election of Officers Run-Off Results
  • 03/14/13 - Steward of the Year Nomination Form
  • 03/05/13 - UTD Members Help Win a Smart Board for Their School
  • 03/04/13 - Cutler Bay’s Annual “Taste of The Bay” Festival
  • 03/04/13 - NEA’s Read Across America Awards Two Miami-Dade Elementary Schools
  • 03/01/13 - News from Secretary Duncan & the U.S. Department of Education
  • 02/28/13 - Contract Negotiations Begin
  • 02/25/13 - UTD Secretary/Treasurer Fedrick Ingram Named as One of the 2013 African-American Achievers
  • 02/21/13 - UTD ELECTS NEW OFFICERS
  • 02/15/13 - Aronowitz: Value Added Model needs to value teachers more
  • 02/06/13 - Kathy Pham, writing teacher, Hialeah Senior High School Speaks Out
  • 02/06/13 - 2013 - 2014 School Improvement Plan (SIP) Waivers
  • 01/31/13 - Centennial Middle Teacher Named Miami-Dade County Teacher of the Year
  • 01/30/13 - UTD Member Alert
  • 01/17/13 - Florida Supreme Court Ruled on January 17, 2013 to Uphold 3%
  • 01/16/13 - Alex Lopes, Carol City Elementary, Among State Finalists for National Teacher of the Year
  • 01/15/13 - United Teachers of Dade Participates in Ceremonial Swearing-In of Florida's US Representatives
  • 01/15/13 - Education and Education Reform
  • 12/19/12 - UTD/M-DCPS Worlds Apart on VAM Cut Scores
  • 12/14/12 - Over a Hundred UTD Members Joined NBA All-Star Isiah Thomas at Holiday Reception
  • 12/14/12 - Reminder from UTD Internal Functions Committee Regarding the UTD Internal Election
  • 12/13/12 - School Tragedy in Connecticut - Send Your Condolences
  • 12/12/12 - Membership Contest Winners Selected
  • 12/11/12 - UTD Internal Election Nominees and Election Rules
  • 12/10/12 - Black Caucus Holiday Toy Drive Huge Success
  • 12/03/12 - Miami-Dade teachers union chief won’t seek another term
  • 11/30/12 - NOTICE OF UTD NOMINATIONS AND ELECTION
  • 11/30/12 - Problems with the Value Added Model (VAM)
  • 11/30/12 - Learning is more than a test score!
  • 11/29/12 - Non-School Site Administator Salary Caps up 10% to 30%
  • 11/26/12 - UTD Member Benefits Open Enrollment
  • 11/21/12 - Teachers, Support Professionals in Miami-Dade Vote to Ratify Salary and Health Insurance Agreement
  • 11/20/12 - UTD / Miami-Dade School Board Reach Contract Agreement Move Forward with Salary Increase and Health Benefits
  • 11/02/12 - President Aronowitz Says the Time for Talk is Through --- Put Your Proposals on the Table
  • 11/01/12 - American Federation of Teachers, United Teachers of Dade, Join Community Film Initiative to Benefit City’s Youth
  • 11/01/12 - 2013-14 School Calendar Survey
  • 11/01/12 - Help AFT Members Affected by Hurricane Sandy
  • 10/30/12 - President Aronowitz calls for an emergency stewards meeting at bargaining
  • 10/30/12 - Contract Empowerment Training -- "IPEGS: Your rights and Responsibilities"
  • 10/18/12 - President Aronowitz began the session by stating, "The Dolphins won, so anything is possible."
  • 10/15/12 - Professional Development on Election Day November 6, 2012
  • 10/14/12 - Delegates Represent UTD at the Florida Education Association Delegate Assembly in Orlando, Florida -- October 18-20, 2012
  • 10/13/12 - Human and Civil Rights Leadership Award
  • 10/12/12 - First Counter Proposals from MDCPS Totally Unacceptable
  • 10/11/12 - NEA President on National Radio Addressing Education Issues and the Upcoming Elections
  • 10/02/12 - UTD Congratulates the 2012 Steward of the Year
  • 09/28/12 - 2012 General Election Early Voting Sites
  • 09/28/12 - Concert to Benefit Community Center and Clinic in Haiti
  • 09/28/12 - More Than 7,000 Teacher Union Members Participate in “Get Out the Vote” Telephone Town Hall
  • 09/21/12 - UTD Secretary/Treasurer Fedrick Ingram Addresses Congressional Black Caucus in Washington, D.C.
  • 09/19/12 - Congratulations to Van E. Blanton Elementary School for Receiving $100,000 Dollars from JcPenney Cares
  • 09/14/12 - September 13, 2012 Bargaining Update
  • 09/11/12 - Dade, Broward, Palm Beach Educators Join Forces for Children and Communities
  • 09/07/12 - Miami-Dade County Public Schools Alumni Hall of Fame
  • 09/06/12 - Forever R&B Concert Winner
  • 09/06/12 - Supreme Court to Hear Oral Arguments on FEA Lawsuit Over Pension "Contribution"
  • 08/31/12 - Collective Bargaining 2012
  • 08/24/12 - What Have Unions Done for Us
  • 08/23/12 - Victory for Florida Teachers and Education Support Professionals
  • 08/22/12 - Tentative Agreement Reached for Extended Day
  • 08/21/12 - 4th Annual SPARKS Retreat a Tremendous Success!
  • 08/17/12 - United Teachers of Dade Has No Confidence in the FCAT and Calls for the FCAT to be Abolished
  • 08/15/12 - UTD Supports Bond Referendum To Help Ailing Schools
  • 08/02/12 - 10 most inaccurate school reform axioms
  • 07/30/12 - President Aronowitz elected Vice President of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Executive Council
  • 07/13/12 - Carol City Elementary Teacher Named Florida Teacher of the Year
  • 06/27/12 - Aronowitz Speaks out About Principals' Evaluations
  • 06/26/12 - Teachers Should Be Evaluated Like Athletes: Here's Why
  • 06/20/12 - Bargaining Talks Continue Over Summer
  • 06/07/12 - IPEGS and Administrative Performance Survey 2012
  • 06/06/12 - IPEGS Insanity
  • 06/05/12 - "THE TIME IS NOW" Membership Recruiter Winner is Bruce Kozlowski
  • 05/30/12 - Opening Remarks By UTD President Karen Aronowitz Collective Bargaining 2012-2015 May 30, 2012
  • 05/22/12 - Official Contract Re-Ratification Results
  • 05/22/12 - UTD Proposes Salary Increases and Extra Pay for High-Performing Teachers
  • 05/21/12 - Veterans’ Grove Ribbon Cutting
  • 05/21/12 - NBC’s Education Nation Teacher Town Hall – Sunday, May 20, 2012 at the New World Center on Miami Beach
  • 05/08/12 - Notification of Contract Re-Ratification Vote
  • 05/08/12 - UTD Membership Splash Top Recruiter
  • 05/08/12 - Mistakes On Translated State Math Exams Add Up
  • 05/07/12 - UTD Multicultural Celebration a Huge Success
  • 05/07/12 - UTD Member, Alexandre Lopes Chosen as Finalist in State's Teacher of the Year Award
  • 04/18/12 - Pension case headed directly to Florida Supreme Court
  • 04/10/12 - Preparations for Upcoming Contract Negotiations
  • 04/04/12 - Do you want to work on improving our salaries and healthcare options?
  • 04/04/12 - FEA CHALLENGES STATE ON PERFORMANCE PAY RULE
  • 04/03/12 - SPARKS Retreat - Exciting Professional Development Opportunity for Early Career UTD Members
  • 03/09/12 - DODGED A BULLET --PARENT TRIGGER BILL FAILS 20/20 VOTE
  • 03/06/12 - Judge Rules in Favor of Pension Lawsuit. State Ordered Money to be Repaid to Employees
  • 02/29/12 - Public Employees Relations Commission (PERC) Rules on June and August 2011 Ratifications
  • 02/27/12 - Teacher of the Year Presented with New Toyota at UTD Annual Picnic
  • 02/27/12 - Changing the Rules in the Middle of the Game
  • 02/24/12 - Schools in Danger - State Board of Ed. Rule Change Puts More Schools in Jeopardy of Failing
  • 02/21/12 - Seuss, on the Loose in Miami!
  • 02/17/12 - This is the economic reality being created by the Florida legislature.
  • 02/16/12 - School Board Ratifies Contract
  • 02/13/12 - Official Contract Ratification Results
  • 02/07/12 - UTD Health Care Plan 2012
  • 02/02/12 - Group of Union Leaders speak at State Capitol
  • 01/27/12 - Tentative Agreement Reached
  • 01/24/12 - Collective Bargaining Update
  • 01/19/12 - National union leader visits Miami to observe school's progress
  • 01/12/12 - Governor Gives State of State Address
  • 12/05/11 - Labor Rally sent message to Florida's legislators
  • 12/01/11 - Judge Strikes Amendment 7 from 2012 Ballot
  • 11/30/11 - United Teachers of Dade takes elections seriously
  • 11/29/11 - HealthCare 411
  • 11/23/11 - Calendar Committee met to review the Calendar Survey results and make recommendations
  • 11/17/11 - Playground at Edison Park Elementary
  • 11/16/11 - Flexible Spending Account(FSA) Renewal/Changes for 2012
  • 11/15/11 - 2012-13 Proposed School Calendars
  • 11/15/11 - FEA/R Classroom Enhancement Grant
  • 11/14/11 - UTD Healthcare Negotiations
  • 11/14/11 - Capping off the week ... VICTORY IN OHIO
  • 11/09/11 - UTD President Aronowitz states, "Big win for Ohio points the way for Florida!"
  • 11/09/11 - U.S. Education Secretary to Hold Second #AskArne Twitter Town Hall
  • 11/03/11 - UTD President Aronowitz Meets with President Obama to Discuss American Jobs Act
  • 11/03/11 - Retirement Hearing Update
  • 11/01/11 - Repeal of the Middle Grades In Curriculum Certification
  • 10/25/11 - Aronowitz Denounces Tallahassee Budget Cuts as Borderline Criminal
  • 10/21/11 - Race to the Top Survey for Teachers
  • 10/19/11 - Public Education on Chopping Block Again!
  • 10/04/11 - Teachers awarded bonuses!
  • 09/27/11 - Miami Residents Rally in Support of American Jobs Act
  • 09/21/11 - Agreement Reached on School Improvement Grant (SIG) for ETO Schools
  • 09/21/11 - SPECIAL OPEN ENROLLMENT for HOSPITAL SUPPLEMENTAL PLAN - Family Life.
  • 09/20/11 - Job Protection Agreement Reached
  • 09/14/11 - Florida lawmakers to invest in children and stop attacks
  • 09/14/11 - Teachers union challenging merit-pay bill
  • 09/12/11 - Take Our FCAT Survey Today!
  • 09/08/11 - Race to the Top Ratified - School Board Votes Unanimously
  • 09/08/11 - Education Nation Summit -- Sunday, September 25, 2011
  • 09/01/11 - Join United Teachers of Dade and the Florida PTA in saying NO to Education Cuts!
  • 08/31/11 - United Teachers of Dade Bargaining Unit Ratifies Race to the Top Agreement
  • 08/25/11 - ETO Informational Meetings - For UTD Members ONLY
  • 08/25/11 - UTD Contract Ratification Rumor Control
  • 08/19/11 - Race to the Top Ratification Vote August 29 - August 31
  • 08/19/11 - Miami Norland Community Conversation Huge Success
  • 08/18/11 - United Teachers of Dade Supports Needy Students in Liberty City
  • 08/18/11 - New 2011-12 Professional Leave Option for Teachers: Limited Time to Enroll
  • 08/16/11 - Make Your Voices Heard! Join United Teachers of Dade at redistricting hearing!
  • 08/11/11 - United Teachers of Dade opened negotiations for the 2011-12 school year
  • 08/01/11 - Congratulations to the UTD Steward of the Year Finalists
  • 07/28/11 - UTD President, "This is not a budget for celebration. It is a survival budget."
  • 07/21/11 - Future of Public Education Forum - August 15
  • 07/21/11 - Florida education association joins in lawsuit challenging Amendment 7
  • 07/15/11 - Miami Central and Miami Edison High to remain open
  • 07/12/11 - UTD attends the NEA Representative Assembly in Chicago
  • 07/08/11 - Public Schools Fare Better Than Charter Schools on FCAT
  • 07/01/11 - Judge Denied Motion to Segregate Funds - Lawsuit still moving forward
  • 06/30/11 - D.O.E. Released Test Scores
  • 06/30/11 - Teacher Talk - "Coffee and Conversation"
  • 06/22/11 - Notice of Hearing - Update on Pension Lawsuit
  • 06/20/11 - FEA suing state over pay cuts to teachers, other state workers for pension “contribution”
  • 06/19/11 - Representative Dwight Bullard in Support of Lawsuit Filed by FEA
  • 06/10/11 - New Law Targets Florida Teachers--SB 736 An Attack on Teachers and Schools
  • 06/09/11 - 2011 UTD Steward of the Year Nominees
  • 06/08/11 - Impasse Agreement Protects Jobs and Insurance- Ratification Vote June 3-7, 2011
  • 06/06/11 - Special Master Decision Regarding the UTD/MDCPS Impasse for 2010-2011
  • 05/20/11 - Class Size Amendment Update
  • 05/07/11 - Legislative Session Comes to a Close .. Report on final legislative votes
  • 05/03/11 - REP. CYNTHIA STAFFORD STATEMENT Re K-12 EDUCATION FUNDING BILL
  • 05/02/11 - ALABAMA RELIEF
  • 05/02/11 - Conference Committee reaches agreement on FRS changes
  • 05/02/11 - FINAL OPPORTUNITY TO IMPACT STATE BUDGET NEGOTIATIONS!
  • 04/30/11 - Teachers "Grade-In" at local malls
  • 04/29/11 - Gag bill hits a bump in the road ... but the road is long
  • 04/25/11 - Real issues with virtual schools
  • 04/18/11 - THE REAL INTENT OF SB 830 IS REVEALED!
  • 04/17/11 - Union Gag Bill On the Move
  • 04/12/11 - CALL SENATE BUDGET COMMITTEE MEMBERS ABOUT SB 830 (UNION GAG BILL)
  • 04/08/11 - FLORIDA STATE BUDGET GOING TO CONFERENCE COMMITTEE
  • 04/07/11 - REP. BULLARD RAISES CONCERNS OVER PROPOSED EDUCATION BUDGET
  • 04/04/11 - Budget Conforming Bills Passed by Budget Committees
  • 04/01/11 - Walk-In to Support Public Education
  • 03/30/11 - The End of Professional Service Contracts? Call now!!!
  • 03/14/11 - Merit pay -- an illusion
  • 03/14/11 - Union Gag bill passes House committee
  • 03/11/11 - UTD LEGISLATIVE ALERT -- Florida Senate Passed a New Version of SB6. It has many of the same problems.
  • 03/10/11 - Schools in Danger from Proposed Budget Cuts
  • 03/10/11 - House version of "teacher quality" bill, HB 7019 being heard today
  • 03/09/11 - "Teacher Quality" Bill being Fast Tracked through the Senate! CALL AND EMAIL YOUR LEGISLATOR NOW!
  • 03/07/11 - UTD Members Rally at Membership Picnic sending Florida Legislature a message.
  • 03/04/11 - IMPORTANT LEGISLATIVE BILLS TO TRACK!
  • 03/04/11 - President Obama Visits Local High School
  • 02/25/11 - Union Labor Rally at the Mahi Temple
  • 02/24/11 - Teacher Bill Moves Forward
  • 02/23/11 - House "Teacher Quality" Bill, PC KCOS 11-01, and Senate Bill (SB736) being heard in respective committees today
  • 02/21/11 - Miami-Dade County Teacher of the Year and Rookie Teacher of the Year - A recognition of teaching excellence!
  • 02/19/11 - United Teachers of Dade Calls for Show of Solidarity-- Urges Members to Wear Black Ribbons
  • 02/19/11 - 2+2=5...SB 736 doesn't add up
  • 02/18/11 - Miami-Dade Delegation - Call, write or email your Legislators NOW!
  • 02/18/11 - House "Teacher Quality" Bill released
  • 02/17/11 - Senate Hearing of Pension Reform - Friday, Feb. 18, 2011
  • 02/16/11 - Education Policy Discussion
  • 02/16/11 - Health Insurance Open Enrollment Begins February 16 for Two Weeks
  • 02/15/11 - Collective Bargaining Update - District Withdraws Service Incentive
  • 02/10/11 - Top Union Leaders Discuss Upcoming Legislative Session in Florida
  • 02/08/11 - Neighbors’ Class Acts feature profiles UTD Member Janis Klein-Young
  • 02/07/11 - 'Teacher Quality' to be voted on this week
  • 02/02/11 - Summit: Education reform should mean supporting public education
  • 02/01/11 - Senate Releases "Teacher Quality Bill"
  • 01/31/11 - UTD Member wins $1000 for Herself and Her School
  • 01/31/11 - Aronowitz Represents United States / AFT at International Women's Conference
  • 01/28/11 - Merit Teacher Pay Debate Update
  • 01/27/11 - Count down to Legislative Session 2011 -- Teacher Quality Debate Begins Again
  • 01/27/11 - Florida Retirement HB303
  • 01/26/11 - Speaking UP for Public Education Community Forums
  • 01/14/11 - Important Update Regarding our Negotiations
  • 01/10/11 - INGRID ROBLEDO - Everyday Hero
  • 12/31/10 - Let Your Voice Be Heard!
  • 12/31/10 - Melissa Institute For Violence Prevention and Treatment - 15th Annual Conference- Bolstering Resilience: A Life-span Perspective
  • 12/08/10 - UTD President Aronowitz Declares Impasse – “Teachers’ Families Need to Know”
  • 12/02/10 - Community Engagement Project
  • 12/01/10 - Alphabet Soup as seen in the UTD Activist
  • 11/30/10 - Debra Reddick - 2010 UTD Steward if the Year
  • 11/15/10 - District Officials to UTD: It’s the Best We Can Do at This Time
  • 11/09/10 - To All Members Working with Special Ed Students
  • 11/05/10 - Message from Karen Aronowitz
  • 11/05/10 - FEA-Retired Awarding Two $100 Grants
  • 11/05/10 - Thinking about refinancing or purchasing a home?
  • 09/28/10 - T.I.F. Teacher Incentive Fund
  • 09/22/10 - First Bargaining Session Held to Re-Open UTD/M-DCPS Contract
  • 09/03/10 - UTD Members Get Active!