Daily Archives: February 20, 2019

West Virginia Teachers Strike, Again

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
Roughly one year ago, from February 23 to March 09, 2018, West Virginia teachers went on strike. On February 19, 2019, they did so again, in response to legislation that would create…

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West Virginia House Kills Education Bill After Teachers Strike to Block School Privatization

Originally posted on janresseger:
Yesterday, Tuesday, West Virginia’s teachers walked out to protest an omnibus education bill moving through the state legislature. The bill, known as Senate Bill 451, included another pay raise for teachers, but the Republican dominated West…

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