The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents
Unless a specific policy has been amended and the date the policy was revised is noted at the bottom of that policy, the Bylaws and Policies of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools were adopted on May 11, 2011 and were in effect beginning July 1, 2011.


3000 - INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF
3111Designation of a New Position
3113Conflicting Employment or Contractual Relationship
3120Employment of Instructional Personnel
3120.01Professional and Technical Employees
3120.03Employment of Athletic Coaches
3120.04Employment of Temporary, Interim, and Part-Time Instructional Personnel
3120.05Employment of Adult/Career Technical Education Personnel
3120.06Student Teachers
3120.11Preference for Veterans in Employment
3121Conditions for Employment and Re-Employment of Instructional Staff
3121.01Employment Standards and Fingerprinting of All Employees
3124Drug-Free Workplace
3128Contracts: Instructional Personnel
3129Conflict of Interest
3129.01Tutoring
3130Assignments
3132Vacancies
3139Educator Misconduct
3139.01Staff Discipline
3140Suspension or Dismissal of Instructional Staff
3140.01Disciplinary Suspension Without Pay
3150Resignation
3161Fitness for Duty
3170.01Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
3210Standards of Ethical Conduct
3210.01Code of Ethics
3211Whistleblower Protection
3213Student Supervision and Welfare
3213.01Request for Outside Providers
3215Use of Tobacco Products and Smoking Devices
3217Weapons
3220Evaluation of Instructional Staff
3231Outside Activities of Staff
3231.01Research and Publishing
3232Political Activities
3242Professional Development
3243Professional Development Schools: Definition and Functions
3281Use of Employee's Personal Property at School
3362Anti-Discrimination/Harassment
3362.02Anti-Discrimination/Harassment Complaint Procedure
3380Threatening Behavior Toward Staff Members
3410Compensation
3419Group Health Plans
3419.01Privacy Protections of Self-Funded Group Health Plans
3420Benefits
3430Leaves of Absence
3430.01FMLA Leave
3430.02Domestic Violence Leave
3437Military Leave
3440Job-Related Expenses
3531Unauthorized Work Stoppage
3590Personnel File
3600Job Descriptions