Articles tagged with: Teacher Strike

24 April 2014

Medford School District saved thousands during strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Turning something positive out of what some would say was a negative. The Medford school district says they saved $69,000 a day during the teacher's strike. District Chief Financia ...

22 February 2014

Teachers and students ready to get back to normal

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Words from the Medford School District and Medford Education Association Friday were music to their ears for many in the Medford community. A more then two week long strike is now f ...

21 February 2014

Teacher strike ends, tentative contract agreement reached

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District and the Medford Education Association have reached a tentative agreement on a 3-year teacher contract and the teacher strike is over. Union teachers are ...

21 February 2014

Demonstrators attempt entry into district offices as negotiations drag on

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- There was tension on Friday as the community waited on word about the medford teacher strike. A district official said Friday morning there was a "high possibility of an agreement" ...

21 February 2014

Medford teacher strike: the role of the mediator

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- We've only had brief glimpses of what's happening behind closed doors while Medford School District and the Medford Education Association work towards a finalizing a new contract. ...

20 February 2014

Teacher strike continues, could graduation be delayed?

Medford, Ore. -- Could senior graduations hang in the balance? If the strike continues past this week the district tells NBC 5 they will have to consider adjusting the school calendar. Director of S ...

20 February 2014

Students stage walkout in protest

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It's no secret, there's frustration from both officials with the Medford School District and the Medford Education Association over how long it's taking to find compromise on contra ...

19 February 2014

Students to walk-out Thursday morning

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- North Medford High Senior, Aaron Brown-Moore said he's fed up with the two week teacher strike. So he decided to take matters into his own hands Wednesday Browne-Moore and his Varsi ...

19 February 2014

Petition to recall four Medford School Board members approved

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Supporters of an effort to recall four Medford School Board members get the go ahead to gather signatures. The Jackson County Clerk approved circulation of the petition Tuesday. ...

19 February 2014

North & South Medford High students are fed up with both teachers and district

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- High school students said they've had enough of the Medford school strike and they are going to do something about it. The students are organizing a school walk out Thursday mornin ...