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EdSource stories tagged with: Teacher Pay Raises
May 3, 2023
As Oakland Unified School District's teachers strike, an analysis of salary data shows teachers among the lowest paid statewide and in the San Francisco/East Bay area.
April 28, 2021
Districts signed agreements before reopening campuses that included everything from retroactive raises and bonuses to ongoing salary increases.
August 9, 2019
Legislation could increase teacher pay at subsidized centers serving low-income children.
May 1, 2019
Average wages of California teachers lag other college graduates by 16.2 percent.
March 26, 2019
The goal would be to boost salaries of every teacher who is paid less than workers in other professions with comparable credentials and experience in their respective states.
March 25, 2019
Harris’ proposal would have Washington play a role in an area of school funding where the federal government has historically played almost none.
March 3, 2019
The district and teachers' union reach a four-year agreement that would give teachers an 11 percent raise, plus a 3 percent bonus.
February 19, 2019
As Oakland teachers prepare for a strike, a state arbitrator points to a range of factors, such as basing state funding on attendance rather than enrollments, a disproportionate concentration of charter schools in urban districts and high special education and pension costs as potential stumbling blocks to reaching an agreement not only in Oakland but in other districts experiencing labor turmoil.
February 15, 2019
Teachers statewide joining the Red for Ed movement in support of higher pay, smaller class sizes and other changes.
January 24, 2019
Show of strength by United Teachers Los Angeles despite efforts to weaken it by depriving it of union fees.
January 16, 2019
Union leaders at Los Angeles Unified are concerned that the growth of charter schools has come at the expense of dollars for district schools and the teachers working in them.
January 14, 2019
California's largest school district joins the "Red for Ed" movement that until now has mobilized teachers in mostly Republican states.
December 21, 2018
Teachers throughout the state are organizing as labor negotiations stall and school districts edge closer to strikes.
August 20, 2018
Strikes in low-paying states opened the public's eyes. In California, where teachers are among nation's highest paid – cost of living aside – Education Next's 2018 poll found more support for raising overall funding than teacher pay.
June 24, 2018
Inspired by successful strikes in other states, teachers from Southern California to the Bay Area are threatening fall strikes.