Articles tagged with: Medford School District

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 ...

31 January 2014

Medford School District to continue sports in event of a strike

Posted in Local, Sports

Medford, Ore. – The Medford School District announced Friday afternoon that it will allow its high school sports programs to operate in the event of a threatened teacher strike on February 6. The ...

30 January 2014

Breaking down contract issues

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The clock is ticking and thousands of Medford families are caught in the middle of negotiations between the Medford School District and its teachers. They still have no contract agr ...

29 January 2014

Medford School Board declares state of emergency

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. - The Medford School Board declared a state emergency on Wednesday January 29th, as it prepares for a possible strike by the local teachers union. The Board says they have passed sever ...