Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 3:51pm
School districts are firing more teachers since new collective bargaining laws eliminated job protections granted by union contracts three years ago, according to the state’s teachers’ union and school board association.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:24pm
At least three school districts in Metro Detroit will be closed Tuesday because many teachers are calling in sick to join union demonstrations in Lansing against the Legislature's expected passage of right-to-work legislation.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/04/2012 - 3:45pm
United Teachers of Dade President Karen Aronowitz is announcing Monday that she will not seek a fourth term at the helm of the union, which represents some 21,000 teachers and 11,000 other school employees in Miami-Dade.