Articles tagged with: contract negotiations

06 February 2014

Superintendent Dr. Phil Long discusses the teacher strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford School District Superintendent Dr. Phil Long spoke with us live this morning about the Medford Education Association's decision to strike.

05 February 2014

Medford family feels heat from the strike

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Education Association President Cheryl Lashley said in a press conference Wednesday night that the union is willing to negotiate with the district until 5:59 Thursday mornin ...

05 February 2014

Alternative childcare options if teachers strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With less than 12 hours to go before a strike becomes official many working parents are worrying about what they're going to do about childcare. There is no school Thursday and if t ...

05 February 2014

Superintendent Dr. Phil Long holds press conference on continuing teacher contract negotiations

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford School District Superintendent Dr. Phil Long spoke with us live about the continuing contract negotioations Wednesday evening.

05 February 2014

Strike looms as negotiations continue at Medford School District offices

Posted in Local

Medford teachers and the District are facing off for the last time before teachers could walk out. Tension at the Medford School District Wednesday morning is so thick you could cut it with a knife. ...

05 February 2014

Medford strike plan: School consolidation schedule released

Posted in Local

Medford Schools Publish School Sites and Locations If parents and guardians have questions about their student’s schedule, should a strike take place, please call one of the District’s Hotlines: ...

04 February 2014

No agreement yet on teacher contract less than 24-hours before strike

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District and Medford Education Association (MEA) walked away from negotiations Tuesday night with no agreement. Both parties had been negotiating with a state med ...

04 February 2014

Police prepare security measures in the event of a strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With the threat of a possible teacher strike on Thursday, security plans are being worked out... should they be needed. The Medford Police Department says they met today discussing ...

03 February 2014

Teacher contract debate heats up as kids take sides

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Emotions are running high in the Medford School District on both sides of the disagreement over teacher contracts. The heated debate has spilled out of the negotiation room and into ...

31 January 2014

Sports will continue for Medford high school students

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- North Medford High's J.V. Point Guard, Brian Schireman, said news of a possible strike scared him. The school district talked about cancelling all sports if a strike were to take pla ...