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Teachers Deserve More Pay, Respect: Zakaria

Teachers in states across the country have walked out of classrooms in recent months to draw attention to low wages and a lack of support from lawmakers — and by extension, the voting public. In his May 18 commentary, Washington Post columnist Fareed Zakari...

Sacramento Teachers Set Strike Date. Is Fresno Next?

  Opinion By Bill McEwen California's union teachers are tired and frustrated. They believe they are underpaid and underappreciated. They are also committed to getting significant raises and a bigger say about what goes on in their schools and classro...