Council to give East St. Louis, Ill., $500,000 to end teachers strike
- MICHIGAN: Detroit Losing Students. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/25/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32494, p39
The article reports that the Detroit Public Schools (DPS) in Michigan is expecting its enrollment loss for 2006 to reach 14,000 due to a prolonged teacher strike. The district is facing a loss of state revenue sharing based on enrollment. The district has warned that it could lose its bond...
- The hidden costs of Emanuelâ€™s budget. // Crain's Chicago Business;10/17/2016, Vol. 39 Issue 42, p0032
This article discusses how Mayor Rahm Emanuel of Chicago, Illinois, addressed such concerns as a teachers strike at Chicago Public Schools. Topics covered his plan to run for a third term in 2019, his proposed 2017 budget unveiled on October 11, 2016, and his decision to draw down 175 million...
- Miami-Dade Schools Issue Strand Case Notice. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;9/24/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32719, p1
The article reports on the issuance of a disclosure notice to investors about the Strand case by the Miami-Dade County School District of Florida. This case, which is pending before the state Supreme Court, involves a unanimous opinion by the court that reverses a lower court judgment validating...
- IRS: Invested Funds Would Prevent District From Selling Tax-Free Trans. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;11/18/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 33006, p5
The article reports on the private-letter ruling by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) over a school district in New York, preventing it from issuing tax-exempt notes due to invested funds it established. It states that the district sued the state over its efforts to recover reimbursements...
- School District Struggling to Rebuild Reserves Post Tornado. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;3/9/2015, p40
The article discusses the highlights of a state audit on the financial condition of the Joplin, Missouri School District released March 3, 2015. Topics include the impact of the May 2011 tornado on the current fiscal struggles like school damage, decreased property values, and tax increment...
- UPDATE. // Education Week;6/13/1990, Vol. 9 Issue 38, p3
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. The budget intended for the Philadelphia School District's annual program has been raised by the city council following the tax increase legislation on May 21, 1990. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported an increasing number of cases...
- News this week. // Finance Week;08/20/99, p7
Reports on news briefs in South Africa and other countries as of August 20, 1999. Strike staged by teachers in Gauteng, South Africa, in support of public service union demands for pay increases; Flash floods in China that have drowned people and destroyed property.
- Faculty strikes settled in Michigan, New York. // Academe;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p7
Reports on the settlement of faculty strikes in Michigan and New York. Terms of agreement; David Shantz as chief negotiator for the chapter; Included in the Wayne State agreement; Return to class by faculty at Long Island University.
- Smattering of school districts still facing teacher strikes. Richardson, Joanna // Education Week;9/14/94, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p5
Reports on strikes conducted by teachers on the first week of September 1994. Dispute with officials of the Federal Way, Washington school district over safety and discipline issues; Occurrence of strikes in smaller districts.