Mehlville Close to Reaching Agreement with Teachers' UnionThe Mehlville Board of Education is moving closer toward a contract agreement with the teachers' union, but there are still some sticking points.
No Teachers' Contract? No Problem for Marissa SchoolsSuperintendent says "unique relationship" will allow classes to begin as scheduled.
Teachers Union Wants Audit from Granite City School DistrictLocal 743 Union President Steve Knogl is looking for another way to force the Granite City School District to perform a forensic audit that could lead to where their money is actually going.
Granite City Teachers Have New Info on AuditUnion president says independent firm's bid is much lower than ones school board solicited.
District Overspending: Chief Concern for Granite City Teacher's Union"A morale-breaker" that's how the Granite City Teacher's Union describes the cuts being proposed
Illinois Teacher Pensions Could be CutThere's director of the Teachers Retirement System wants to cut benefits for retirees.
Ill. Education Workers: Travel Time Counts as Work TimeIllinois taxpayers could be on the hook for hundreds of hours that state education workers spent in planes, trains and automobiles on their way to assignments.
SIUC Union Considers Latest OfferUniversity administrators want to end a five-day-old strike at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
Opposition Group Forms to Mo. Sales Tax ProposalThe Coalition for Missouri's Future includes the Missouri AARP, the Missouri School Boards' Association, teachers unions and several area chambers of commerce.