East St. Louis, Ill., schools end strike, save with refunding
- 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.
- Teacher strikes and public policy: Does the law matter? Partridge, Dane M. // Journal of Collective Negotiations in the Public Sector;1996, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p3
Examines teacher strike activities in the United States from 1974 to 1980. Implications for public policy; Negative relations of statutory provisions to teacher strikes; Impact of strike prohibitions.
- Pa. bill to outlaw teacher strike advances. Miller, Laura // Education Week;10/25/95, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p24
Reports on the legislation passed in the state of Pennsylvania that bans teacher strikes. Replacing the right to strike with binding best offer arbitration; How the system would work; Binding arbitration to take the decisionmaking out of the hands of local school board members and into the...
- Teachers in Wash. district end 37-day-long strike. Ponessa, Jeanne // Education Week;11/22/95, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p3
Reports that the after 37 days, teachers of the Fife schools district in Washington state ended their strike which began on October 9, 1995. Refusal of teachers to accept a proposed pay cut for work done outside regular school days as the cause of the strike; Terms of the settlement.
- Teachers, district far apart in Oakland strike. Lawton, Millicent // Education Week;2/28/96, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p3
Reports on the stand-off status of the teachers' strike in Oakland, California. Teachers' complaints and demands; School attendance; Holding of strike schools; Support from Oakland City Council; factors hindering the negotiations.
- N.J. teachers return to classroom after strike. Bradley, Ann // Education Week;09/16/98, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p3
Reports on a strike staged by teachers and secretaries in New Jersey which began on September 3rd, 1998, and ended on September 10th, 1998. Effects of the strike on the employment status of nontenured teachers; Circumstances surrounding the strike action; Basis of plans to rehire teachers who...
- Schools open in Chicago, but budget gap leaves outlook unclear. Bradley, Ann // Education Week;9/22/93, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p5
Reports on a federal judge's issuance of a temporary restraining order allowing Chicago, Illinois' schools to operate without a balanced budget for ten days. Opening of schools without the assurance of remaining in session; Postponement of scheduled strike vote of the Chicago Teachers Union;...
- Lay teachers in Philadelphia on strike at 22 high schools. Allen Jr., John L. // National Catholic Reporter;09/12/97, Vol. 33 Issue 39, p9
Reports on the strike held by lay teachers at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Catholic high schools. Key issues addressed by the strike; Concerns of the teachers over the security of their jobs.