Florida eduction, teachers' pay and future challenges

Published On: May 05 2013 09:00:00 AM EDT

Gov. Rick Scott stunned people with his call for teacher pay raises. This week, he signed them into law -- but it's not quite the across-the-board raises he asked for. The superintendent of the area's top-rated school system talk about this, another other education issues and dealing with growth. And an area union president talks about the raises and education budget from a teacher's perspective.


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