San Francisco School District, Teachers Reach Agreement to Keep Classes OpenThe unions of the San Francisco Unified School District reached an agreement with district officials Thursday night that protects the health and safety of educators, staff and students while keeping schools open during the COVID-19 crisis.
Mt. Diablo Unified Negotiations With Teachers Reach Impasse, State Mediation RequestedState mediators are getting involved in negotiations between Mt. Diablo Unified School District and its teachers' union, which this week filed an impasse declaration, saying the district's bargaining team has failed to present a reasonable proposal.
Pleasanton Teachers Rally After Failed Negotiation SessionPleasanton Unified School District teachers on the verge of a labor strike have been rallying at the school district offices in Pleasanton this week, most recently on Thursday following an unsuccessful negotiation session on Tuesday.
COVID-19: Oakland Teachers, School District Tentatively Agree To March 30 Return To ClassroomsOakland schools will begin reopening before the end of March, after leaders from the teachers' union and the school district reached a deal Sunday after weeks of negotiations.
No Return Date Yet For San Francisco Schools; District, Unions Still Far ApartAs the one-year mark approaches since the last time San Francisco public school children were in class, it appears the school district and the teachers union are not any closer to agreeing on a plan to open up classrooms.
San Francisco Teachers' Union Treasurer Accused Of Stealing $31,000 From OrganizationA former teachers' union treasurer pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco Thursday to charges of stealing $31,611 from the union.
Striking Forestville Teachers Agree To New Contract; Back In ClassroomTeachers in the remote Forestville Union School District were back in school Friday after reaching an agreement with the school district on a three-year contract.
Forestville Teachers Union On Strike Two Days Before School Year Starts16 teachers in the Forestville Union School District are on strike after an agreement was not reached during six hours of negotiations Monday.
Dublin Teachers, School District Officials Reach Tentative Contract AgreementDublin teachers and school district officials reached a tentative contract agreement Thursday night after a “marathon” negotiation session, according to the teachers union.
Oakland Teachers Vote To Ratify Tentative Contract, End StrikeOakland teachers voted Sunday afternoon to accept a tentative contract deal, effectively ending the strike and putting teachers back in classrooms on Monday.
Oakland Teachers Plan Unsanctioned Disruption To Protest Slow Contract Talks A group of Oakland teachers said they plan to engage in a major disruption on Friday to protest the slow pace of contract talks between the Oakland Unified School District and the teachers' union.
Financial Blunder Proves Costly For Palo Alto School DistrictA Peninsula school district's serious budget failure is leaving taxpayers on the hook for $6 million, all because someone forgot to send a letter.
Hidden Camera Video Shows SF Teachers' Union Rep Bragging About Hitting StudentsA teacher’s union rep was caught on hidden camera admitting he hit a student and got away with it. Now he’s in the hot seat.
Search On For New Superintendent At Mt. Diablo School DistrictThe largest school district in Contra Costa County is searching for some new leadership, after the firing of Superintendent Steven Lawrence and General Counsel Greg Rolen last week.
Teachers’ Union Criticizes New Report On Oakland SchoolsThe study by the National Council on Teacher Quality recommends several improvements for attracting and retaining teachers.