How Teachers’ Salaries Impact Brevard County
The League of Women Voters of the Space Coast (LWVSC) in association with The American Association of University Women (AAUW) invites Brevard residents to attend a Hot Topic discussion on ‘How Teachers’ Salaries Impact Brevard County.’ The event, which is scheduled for Saturday, September 21st, 2019, is open to the public and will be held at the Crowne Plaza, Melbourne 2605 North A1A, Indialantic, FL 32903 from 11:30 AM until 2:00 PM.
Teacher salaries have been in the news all year long, with Brevard School Board members voting 4 to 1 against the raise recommended by Brevard Federation of Teachers and supported by a neutral third-party magistrate. On September 21st a six-member panel will discuss this multi-faceted topic including, teacher salary structure, impact of teacher salaries on property values, as well as the effect on teacher retention and morale. Panel members will include Anthony Colucci, President, Brevard Federation of Teachers, Cindy Forstall Dale Sorensen Real Estate Inc., Sandy Kraeling, Brevard Teacher of the Year 2019, Sadaf Knight, CEO, Florida Policy Institute and Dr. Maggie Skeldon, Founder and CEO of A Voice For Children, Inc. Moderator for the event will be Anselimo Baldonado, host of WFIT’s “on the Latin Side.