2018 QRIS National Meeting

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
Location: Seabreeze

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. 

This session made possible through the generous support of WELS Foundation. 

Presenters: Melissa Clements, Children's Forum; Zafreen Jaffery and Rachel Spector, The Children's Trust

Resources: application/pdf icon232Handout.pdf
application/pdf icon232PowerPoint.pdf