Stories tagged: teacher strike
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
Denver school officials asked the state on Wednesday to intervene in its pay dispute with teachers, a move that will delay a strike that had been scheduled to start Monday.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 8:44 p.m.
Teachers overwhelmingly approved a new contract Tuesday and planned to return to the classroom after a six-day strike over funding and staffing in the nation’s second-largest school district.
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Tacoma teachers say they will strike starting Thursday.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
Mead schools, teachers union reach tentative contract; legislator calls for state intervention in strikes
Mead School District officials and the district’s teachers union have reached a tentative contract agreement, with union members scheduled to vote on it Monday evening.
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Hundreds of Yakima School District employees may not be in schools when classes start on Monday.
Tue., April 17, 2018, 5:38 p.m.
Arizona teachers on Tuesday began weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks of growing protests – a vote that’s raising questions about …
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015, 7:05 p.m.
Teachers in Seattle will walk picket lines Wednesday after last-minute negotiations over wages and other issues failed to avert a strike in Washington state’s largest school district.
Wed., May 27, 2015
Today, 3,000 members of the Spokane Education Association will walk off the job in an effort to send a message to the Legislature that it needs to step up to …
Sat., May 23, 2015
Mead School District teachers will not join teachers in Spokane Public Schools and the East Valley School District in a walkout on Wednesday. The teachers voted Friday morning against a …
Thu., May 21, 2015
Spokane Public Schools teachers and staff voted Wednesday to have a one-day walkout on May 27 to protest a lack of state funding for schools. More than 65 percent of …
Sun., May 3, 2015
OLYMPIA – Senate Republican leaders were mightily incensed last week when some teachers in some West Side districts decided to go out on “strike” to call for more state funding …