After the Galesburg Education Association’s membership ratified a four-year contract on Thursday, emotions were still running high into the evening.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn’s running mate says Republican Bruce Rauner’s plan to roll back the temporary state income tax increase would “decimate” education in Illinois.
The Galesburg Education Association contends that there is still an opportunity for teachers to get their way on a big remaining sticking point in what are largely considered stalled contract negotiations.
CORRECTED BY THE AP 12:48pm 8/21/14 URBANA, Ill. (AP) — An employee of the firm helping the University of Illinois search for a new president says the school should expect to pay a salary in line with its status as a top university.
During the teacher’s strike, Galesburg High School has been picketed 24 hours a day.
Comments made by the District 205 Board of Education, followed by the Galesburg Education Association in their entirety.