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UTLA-LAUSD Agreement: What Do Our Teachers Think?

<b>UTLA-LAUSD Agreement: What Do Our Teachers Think?</b>

By Lucas Shim, Print Editor-in-Chief

March 9, 2019

The teachers of Van Nuys share their own opinions about the UTLA strike and agreement.

UTLA Strike Timeline

<b>UTLA Strike Timeline</b>

By Ani Tutunjyan, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

Jan 12, 2017 UTLA makes their first proposal for smaller class sizes, a raise in teacher salaries, academic freedom and responsibility for teachers. Jan 26, 2017 UTLA made a proposal on teacher transfers into vacant positions. LAUSD made counter proposals for class sizes, teacher salaries, educator dev...

UTLA Strike Over

<b>UTLA Strike Over</b>

By Zoe Rodriguez, News Editor

January 22, 2019

More than a week since UTLA members first left their classrooms, the district and union have finally settled.



By Mhar Tenorio, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019

As the strike rages on, VNHS principal Ms. Gardea talks about school instruction during the strike, attendance, and her support for the teachers’ decision to strike.

LAUSD to See a World Without Teachers

LAUSD to See a World Without Teachers

By Zoe Rodriguez, News Editor

January 11, 2019

With the UTLA strike fast approaching, it is vital for students to understand what the dispute is really about and how we have arrived at this impasse.

UTLA Strikes Return

<b>UTLA Strikes Return</b>

By Stefanie Tyo and Zoe Rodriguez

January 9, 2019

LAUSD and the UTLA are having a final meeting Wednesday Jan 9, to settle their dispute before Thursdays planned teacher strike. The pair have been clashing for months now over issues such as class size, salary raises and increasing the number of counselors and staff. There have been prior attempts to...

Faculty Participates in UTLA Action

Faculty Participates in UTLA Action

October 10, 2018

Teachers and other staff members passed out flyers before school on Oct. 10 in a show of support for union demands.

What Comes Next?

UTLA STRIKE UPDATE: <br>What Comes Next?

By Gina Kim and Mhar Tenorio

October 9, 2018

UTLA members voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike, but negotiations are continuing. It might not even happen at all.

UTLA Members Ready to Strike

<b>UTLA Members Ready to Strike</b>

By Gina Kim, CFO

September 3, 2018

After more than 17 months of negotiating with LAUSD, teachers have had enough and voted to authorize a strike