232. Miami-Dade Quality Counts Workforce: Education, Teacher-Child Interactions, and Earning Potential of a Bilingual Workforce
|Date:||Tuesday July 17, 2018|
|Time:||3:15 PM - 4:15 PM|
This session describes the workforce and the impacts of the quality improvement system in Miami-Dade County. The presentation summarizes a uniquely diverse, predominantly bilingual workforce and describes how education, professional development, and wage supplements impact educator compensation and teacher-child interactions. This session also highlights how workforce study findings inform policy and practice within the early learning and higher education systems.