Seniority Still a Splinter Issue in AFT Districts Teacher Beat: Although neither of the teachers' unions is crazy about efforts nationally to undo the weight given to seniority in various personnel decisions, the question seems to be emerging as a particular issue in cities and states with American Federation of Teachers affiliates. Proposed Mich. school funding plans differ greatly AP via Boston.
By Matthew J. Brouillette, The Hill Could you imagine teachers in California or Illinois donating to a cause that was hurting students in Philadelphia? That would come as a shock, given most public school teachers’ passion for educa... Read Post
By Debbie Palmer, Patch.com Mayor Tom Perciak, who has repeatedly offered to help break a stalemate between the Strongsville School District and teachers’ union, issued a plea to both sides to meet in his office this week to talk. “... Read Post