Clay County reaches tentative agreement on teacher raises
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. (WOKV) -- A tentative deal reached between the school board and Clay County teachers.
Renna Lee-Paiva, President of the Clay County teachers union says the school board and teachers reached a tentative agreement on a 15-hundred dollar raise for teachers.
"We are pleased with the outcome. We did temporarily agree."
They will go back to the bargaining table next week to hammer out the agreement and work on the language of the agreement.
"We go back to the table next Tuesday because we still have some teachers out there, we have to look at their salary scale."
She says for now she is pleased with the negotiations and she believes it will attract stronger, more qualified teachers to the school district
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