Tag: School district

Los Angeles Schools Shut Down as Thousands of Workers Launch 3-Day Strike

Los Angeles Schools Shut Down as Thousands of Workers Launch 3-Day Strike

The workers joined picket lines in the rain at a bus yard with signs reading, “RESPECT US!” demanding better wages and increased staffing. Other demonstrations are expected at schools across the city by members of Local 99 of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), which represents about 30,000 teacher’s aides, special education assistants, bus drivers, custodians, cafeteria workers, and other support staff.

The Battle Between GOP Governors and School Districts Over Mask Mandates in Hot Spot States

The Battle Between GOP Governors and School Districts Over Mask Mandates in Hot Spot States

As students are going back to class while the pandemic is still raging on, students in Florida, Texas and Arizona are now required to wear masks in class as school boards in Democratic areas went against their Republican governors and made face coverings mandatory.

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