In West Virginia, teacher strikes and work stoppages are illegal, with possible punishments including suspensions, firings, and denial of pay.
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February 22, 2018
September 20, 2017
Teachers in Burlington, Vt., are headed back to work after a four-day strike. But strikes continue in two Pennsylvania districts.
December 21, 2016
The long-running teachers' strike in the Dallas School District has ended for now, but the teachers' union and the district have not yet reached a collective bargaining agreement.
December 14, 2016
Negotiations over the teachers' union's collective bargaining agreement have stalled over a health-care dispute.
September 29, 2016
The Chicago Teachers' Union said Wednesday that it will go on strike beginning Oct. 11 if it does not reach an agreement with the district over a new contract.