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Teachers learn a lesson in loopholes when it comes to pumping breast milk

Posted August 4, 2015

By Emma  Brown
The Washington Post
Aug. 2

Monica Howell, a high school teacher in Miami, said that when she returned to work last year, her assistant principal denied her request for a 20-minute break to pump toward the end of her first two-hour class of the day.

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United Teachers of Dade is a proud sponsor of the FL Dream 2015 Conference

July 27, 2015

UTD Secretary/Treasurer Karla Hernandez-Mats to be Keynote speaker at FL DREAM Conference. This free conference will be held at Florida International University on Saturday, August 8th. 

The conference is designed as a student/educator opportunity to promote access to higher education for undocumented youth in Florida.

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2015 Back to School Sales Tax Holiday

Posted July 23, 2015

This holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 7, 2015, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, August 16, 2015

During this holiday period, Florida law directs that no sales tax or local option tax (also known as discretionary sales surtax) will be collected on purchases of clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $100 or less per item...

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UTD Congratulates the 2014-2015 Steward of the Year Finalists

Posted July 21, 2015

The finalists are Mari Corugedo - Jack Gordon, Nichole Dino - Miami Carol City Senior High, Cheryl Hall - Gateway Environmental K-8 Center, Cheryll Small - Miami Coral Park Senior High, Linda Williams - North Twin Lakes Elementary.   

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