Teachers in Oklahoma say they plan to run for state office, as the walkout continues on to an eighth day.
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April 10, 2018
April 09, 2018
The statewide teacher walkout in Oklahoma will continue on to the seventh day, as educators wait to see if the governor will veto a repeal of a tax that would generate about $42 million for education.
April 06, 2018
The state legislature sent two bills that would generate a combined $40.5 million for education to the governor's desk. But the teacher walkout will continue.
April 05, 2018
As Oklahoma teachers prepare for day five of the statewide walkout, all eyes are on two bills waiting to be heard in the state senate.
April 04, 2018
As Oklahoma teachers prepare for day four of their statewide walkout, here's a guide to the larger picture of teacher protests.
April 03, 2018
Oklahoma lawmakers declined to vote on a revenue-increasing measure on the third day of the teacher walkout.
April 02, 2018
The Oklahoma teacher walkout will continue on Tuesday, despite a $6,100 pay raise passed by the legislature.
March 30, 2018
Schools across Oklahoma will shut down on Monday to let teachers rally at the state capitol for increased education funding.
March 28, 2018
The Oklahoma legislature has passed a $6,000 teacher pay raise. The state teachers' union called the passage "historic," but said that teachers will still walk out on Monday.
March 19, 2018
A new study finds that mandatory collective bargaining laws did not improve teacher pay or public education spending.