Oklahoma City Public Schools announced Monday that the board of education approved of a 2020-21 pay increase for eligible OKCPS certified and support staff.
The decision comes after negotiation meetings between district leaders and the Oklahoma City AFT Local 2309 of the American Federation of Teachers AFL-CIO of Oklahoma City. The pay increase will be for eligible certified staff, which a news release states is made up of teachers, nurses, counselors, speech and language pathologists, psychologists and library media specialists.
Sign up for our Newsletters
The salary changes will include a step increase and an investment in teacher salary schedule reforms. Those reforms include an enrichment of step 0 of $500 (from $41,000 to $41,500) and step 25 (from $61,135 to $61,735).
Additional terms related to teacher transfers, assignments and evaluations also were revised Monday.
The OKCPS Board of Education also