14 more FL school districts approve teacher pay raises

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Tallahassee, Florida -- Gov. Rick Scott announced Monday that 14 additional Florida school districts have approved teacher pay raises.

Broward, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Glades, Hardee, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Seminole and Washington join the 38 other school districts listed below who already approved salary increases for teachers.

  • Alachua
  • Baker
  • Bay
  • Calhoun
  • Charlotte
  • Citrus
  • Clay
  • Collier
  • Dixie
  • Duval
  • Escambia
  • Flagler
  • Gulf
  • Hendry
  • Highlands
  • Hillsborough
  • Holmes
  • Jackson
  • Lee
  • Leon
  • Liberty
  • Madison
  • Manatee
  • Miami Dade
  • Okaloosa
  • Osceola
  • Pasco
  • Pinellas
  • Polk
  • St. Johns
  • St. Lucie
  • Sarasota
  • Sumter
  • Suwannee
  • Taylor
  • Union
  • Volusia
  • Wakulla

"I applaud these school districts for making teachers their priority and honoring Governor Scott's commitment to give them a well-deserved pay raise," said Education Commissioner Pam Stewart. "The Governor knows that teachers work hard every day to raise academic achievement and deserve to be rewarded for their dedication to help students succeed."

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