While many teachers' unions have voiced support for master-teacher programs, some see New York's program as a thinly veiled merit-pay system.
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February 24, 2016
A New Jersey teachers' union official's appointment to a school finance board was a potential conflict of interest, a court ruled.
February 16, 2016
Teachers' unions have temporarily won a reprieve from the
January 21, 2016
The district seeks to bar teachers from staging sick-outs. which have closed dozens of schools in recent months.
January 11, 2016
Teachers are furious about benefit concessions, decrepit schools, and plans to split the district in two.
December 15, 2015
If teachers walk off the job, it will be the second strike in three years; Chicago teachers struck in 2012 for seven days.
December 08, 2015
The AFT will help administer the Detroit Federation of Teachers under the voluntary arrangement.
December 03, 2015
New Mexico can't use its system to promote or penalize teachers until a court decides whether it should be kept, or thrown out.
November 25, 2015
Chicago's teachers' union is making noises about a possible strike next year.