Stories tagged: teachers strike
UPDATED: Wed., May 27, 2015, 8:25 a.m.
Teachers begin walkout to protest Legislature’s failure to increase school funding
Spokane and East Valley teachers began their one-day walkout Wednesday morning to protest the Washington Legislature’s failure to meet a state Supreme Court demand to increase school funding.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2011, 2:02 p.m.
Tacoma teachers vote to end strike
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Striking teachers in Washington state’s third-largest school district have voted to accept a contract, ending a walkout that has kept students out of class for eight …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2011, 8:55 a.m.
Gregoire orders new talks in Tacoma teachers strike
Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire has told both sides in the Tacoma teachers strike she wants them back at the bargaining table at 10 a.m. today, and if they don’t have …
Mon., Sept. 19, 2011, 2:05 p.m.
Judge could allow replacement teachers to be hired
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A judge says he’s considering giving Washington state’s third-largest school district the option to hire replacement teachers for those on the picket line.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2011, midnight
No sanctions in teacher strike
TACOMA – A judge said Friday he will give more time to all parties involved in a teacher strike in Washington state’s third-largest school district to resolve the contract dispute. …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2011, midnight
Tacoma teachers defy judge’s order
TACOMA – Teachers in Washington’s third-largest school district voted overwhelmingly Thursday to remain on strike, in defiance of a judge’s order that they return to work. Some 93 percent of …