Lawmakers in the Florida House of Representatives will weigh in on a controversial bill already passed in the state Senate today. The bill proposes a new system of teacher merit pay in Florida. More on this story with WUFT FM’s 89.1 Natalie Beigel.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/TeacherMeritPaywrap.mp3]
Florida lawmakers will vote Thursday on a proposed state budget that includes spending $500 million to increase teacher salaries.