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March 11, 2019
Chicago could see its third teachers strike this school year
Another teachers strike could be brewing in Chicago, this time at a contract arts school on the city’s West Side.
February 26, 2019
How should school boards map out negotiating strategy? Colorado bill would allow them to meet privately.
Backers say a Colorado bill allowing private strategy sessions would close a loophole handicapping school boards when bargaining employee contracts.
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January 30, 2019
Denver teachers are on the brink of a strike. Here’s how we got here and what could be next.
The strike would be an attempt to pressure the district into giving the union what it wants — a new pay structure and more money for teacher salaries.
January 25, 2019
Negotiations poised to resume as Denver teachers plead with district to raise pay
Negotiations could resume as the district and the teachers union await a decision on state intervention in a potential Denver strike.
it's a deal
October 11, 2018
United Federation of Teachers, New York City officials agree to a new 2019-2022 contract
New York City’s educators have a new contract that provides extra pay to teachers who work in hard-to-staff schools, tweaks teacher evaluations, and…
draining the pool
June 14, 2018
New York City’s Absent Teacher Reserve could get pricier as teachers collect raises, bonuses
The controversial Absent Teacher Reserve is set to become even more expensive for New York City as educators in the pool build years…
Let’s make a deal
April 10, 2018
What’s on the table as New York City and the teachers union negotiate a new contract
The clock is ticking on the city’s contract with the United Federation of Teachers, the largest local union in the country representing more…
August 26, 2014
De Blasio moves to settle school safety agents' pay discrimination lawsuit
Safety agents who work in schools across the city will soon receive raises, as the de Blasio administration moves to settle two labor issues at once.
June 4, 2014
Teachers: Did you vote yes or no on the contract?
More than 77 percent of members voted to ratify the contract it negotiated a month ago with the city. Teachers, we'd love to know more about why you voted the way you did.
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