Posts Tagged ‘school’

Mar
2014
5

Vermont Bus Drivers, Enduring Partial Pay and 12-Hour Days for Months, Authorize Strike

  Teamsters bus drivers in Vermont have voted to strike against unsafe work conditions, surveillance, and scheduling.  An overwhelming 53-4 vote means a walkout planned for March 10th will forge ahead unless new offers are made.   At the heart of the matter are long work days which often have bus drivers on duty for [&hellip...;
Jan
2014
13

REPORT: Ohio Charter Schools Closing at Alarming Rate, Students Left in Lurch

  The charter school movement has been labeled a success by those who support the pro-corporate education “reform” agenda, but for students in Columbus, OH, it has been plagued by failure.  In 2013 alone, Ohio’s capital city saw 17 charter schools close, of which nine opened this past fall and lasted only a few months. [&hellip...;
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