Articles tagged with: Medford School District

18 February 2014

Bargaining teams from both the district and teachers union negotiating

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Negotiations are happening right now between the Medford School District and their teachers union, despite rumors the two sides wouldn't meet till Wednesday.    The district barg ...

18 February 2014

One week with substitutes and students claim little learning in classrooms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Students are now starting their second week with substitute teachers at the helm and many kids say it's not going well. One week in school without their regular teachers and student ...

17 February 2014

Medford teachers on strike hold "mobile" flash mob

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With schools closed for the President's Day holiday, Medford teachers on strike are took a new approach in driving their message to the community.With not many people at the schools ...

14 February 2014

Teacher strike to drag into next week

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District and teachers will not meet again with mediators until Tuesday. It's a sign of what's been a grueling and emotional week for both sides.   On Thursday ni ...

13 February 2014

Teacher contract negotiations go downhill

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- What looked like promising negotiations between union teachers and the Medford School District took a turn for the worst Thursday night. Both sides aired their grievances at a joint ...

13 February 2014

No deal; Medford teachers and the district to resume talks Tuesday

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Any sense of optimism in ending the Medford teachers strike, ended Thursday. After another day of negotiating, both sides were not able to find common ground. The district says they ...

12 February 2014

Substitute teacher speaks out about class during strike

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford elementary school substitute teacher is speaking out about allegations by teachers and students that there is little-to-no learning going on in Medford classrooms during t ...

12 February 2014

Medford Police investigate spanking allegation at Washington Elementary

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- One substitute at Washington Elementary was not in the classroom Wednesday. He quit but we don't know exactly why. We do know he was being investigated for allegedly spanking a stud ...

11 February 2014

Back in class, some Medford students unhappy

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- On Tuesday, some Medford High School students walked out of class alleging that little to no learning was happening in classrooms. This, on the first day kids went back to school wi ...