Teachers close to OK'ing pay in new contract
December 14, 2022
Certified Union Representative Steve Thorpe told the School Board Monday night, Dec. 12, that the district’s teachers have tentatively accepted a “financial package” part of the contract with the district in this negotiations year.
He said that when he put it out to vote to his members, 94% accepted the financial part of the negotiations.
“The contract is like I’ve never seen before,” Thorpe said. “As I start 32 years, I’ve never seen anything like this. Nor have I ever been a part of anything that wasn’t so much a negotiations as it was a collaboration.
“This has been s...