A recent survey shows that a third of teachers would prefer to negotiate salary and benefits for themselves.
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April 22, 2019
April 18, 2019
The teaching profession is in the midst of an "ongoing and alarming crisis," American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten said.
March 21, 2019
The Indiana state teachers' union is pushing to protect student and staff safety during active-shooter trainings.
February 18, 2019
Teachers across the state will walk out of their classrooms on Tuesday to protest an education bill going through the state legislature.
January 17, 2019
Charter school teachers in Chicago plan to go on strike Feb. 5, and educators in Denver are also weighing a strike.
January 13, 2019
Tens of thousands of teachers in the nation's second-largest district will head to the picket lines on Monday to fight for smaller class sizes and more support staff.
January 09, 2019
United Teachers Los Angeles has pushed the teachers' strike to Monday after a series of legal battles with the district.
December 19, 2018
After 20 months of contract disputes, the United Teachers Los Angeles calls for a strike on Jan. 10.
December 10, 2018
After four days on the picket lines, educators in a Chicago charter network have reached a tentative deal that includes a pay raise, smaller class sizes, and sanctuary protections for undocumented students.
December 05, 2018
Robert Bruno, a labor expert in Illinois, explains the background and implications of the country's first-ever teachers' strike at a charter school.