teacher contracts

By MaryHelen Swanson— You can’t miss them, whether at a high school basketball game or school board meeting. The teachers of North Branch Dist.138 are unified in their red T-shirts as negotiations continue for a contract settlement. The slogan on their shirts says “Education  Proud.” “We’re not full of animosity,” said Chas Bettendorf, co-president of […]

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Teachers in 55 percent of Minnesota school districts are working without settled contracts, Education Minnesota President Tom Dooher reported today. The 2011 Legislature repealed the traditional Jan. 15 deadline to settle Minnesota teacher contracts, which are negotiated every two years. Had the deadline been in place this year, it would have fallen at midnight Jan. […]

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