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Allison Sundell and Liza Javier, KINGTV, have the story.  Striking San Juan Island teachers ratified a new contract Monday afternoon, ending a four-day strike that began Friday. Classes for the school district’s approximately 750 students will resume Tuesday. San Juan Island teachers went on strike Friday, one day after the district resumed classes…(Read More)

Pennsylvania Strike Began Today

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Methacton teachers on strike: Jeannette Reyes has the story on WVPI Action News, Eagleville, PA. A stalemate in the bargaining process lead to an announcement Friday by the Methacton Education Association that its members had authorized a strike. The union represents over 400 teachers and professional staff. A state mediator is now involved to coordinate…(Read More)

The Scranton Times Tribune online has thoughtfully outlined all the consequences of a possible Abingdon Heights strike, including where teacher will picket. Staff writer Kathleen Bolus has the story. What’s the impact on seniors? Twelfth grade students applying for early admission to colleges and universities may be affected. Advanced Placement students will lose out…(Read More)