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
MyfoxBoston.com Boston Public School administrators are still in negotiations with the teacher’s union in hopes of preventing hundreds of teachers from having to move classes in the fall. Under the school system’s current hiring pro... Read Post