No Income Tax For Teachers? California Bill Aimed At Keeping Educators In ClassroomA Los Angeles state lawmaker has co-sponsored a bill to exempt teachers from paying state income tax after five years in the classroom.
Montebello Students Stage Walkout To Protest Possible Teacher LayoffsStudents in Montebello walked out their classrooms Thursday to protest the proposed firing of hundreds of teachers due to budgetary constraints.
After Years Of Cuts, School Districts Face Teacher ShortagesWhen a new school year began at the Sierra Sands Unified District 150 miles north of Los Angeles in August, students in four classes were greeted by a substitute.
Ahead Of Supreme Court Hearing, OC Teacher Leading Fight Against Union Dues Speaks To CBS2/KCAL9Veteran Orange County elementary school teacher Rebecca Friedrichs was once a teachers union board member in her local district. Now, she doesn't hide the fact that she doesn't care for the union.
New LAUSD Budget Gives Teachers 10 Percent Raise, Cuts Hundreds Of Jobs; Superintendent To Step DownThe new budget envisions the layoffs of hundreds of staff members but also provides the first salary hikes in nearly a decade.
Teachers Protest Against LAUSD Plans For Struggling South LA School Teachers at a struggling South Los Angeles school spoke out Wednesday against a plan to have them reapply for their jobs.
Teacher Choosing To Be Homeless Hopes To Teach Students A Lesson With Time On Skid RowThomas Rebman, a schoolteacher from Orlando, quit his job to raise awareness about the complex issue and launch a program called "Homeless and Hungry."
Teachers Union Reaches Agreement With LAUSDIt includes a 10 percent salary increase over two years and caps on class sizes.
State, Teacher Unions File Briefs In Tenure-Ruling AppealIn briefs filed in the state's Second District Court of Appeal, attorneys for the state, the California Teachers Association and the California Federation of Teachers contend there was no "legal or factual justification" in striking down state laws on tenure and job protection.
LAUSD Reaches Tentative Deal With TeachersThe Los Angeles Unified School District has reached a tentative contract deal with its teachers.
Teachers At Parochial School Say Contracts Not Renewed For Refusing To Prove Consistent Church AttendanceTwo teachers at a Ventura County school say their contracts weren’t renewed when they refused to fill out a “pastoral reference.”
Thousands Of LAUSD Educators To Boycott After-School Faculty Meetings In Ongoing Contract DisputeIn an escalating dispute between teachers and the L.A. Unified School District, educators announced that they'll gather Tuesday to boycott faculty meetings.