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June 20, 2018
Teachers and demonstrators hold signs during a rally outside the West Virginia Capitol in Charleston, W.Va, on March 2. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Scott Heins
How bad is teacher pay? Nearly 1 in 5 teachers works a second job, report says
June 20, 2018 - 5:33pm
June 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Graduates Natalie Amon, from left, Madison Thaden, Pah Hah and Cayle Hovland of Willmar High School sign letters of intent to become teachers Monday at the Education Minnesota Office in Willmar.
Four Willmar grads sign letters of intent to become teachers
June 5, 2018 - 7:03am
May 15, 2018
File photo of donated school supplies for kids. (Jason Henry/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Teachers shelling out nearly $500 a year on school supplies, report finds
May 15, 2018 - 6:32am
April 7, 2018
American Opinion: Stingy state officials to blame for teacher strikes
April 7, 2018 - 6:00am
April 6, 2018
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
April 6, 2018 - 12:00am
Teachers rally outside of the State Capitol in Charleston, W.Va., Feb. 27, 2018. A statewide teacher strike in West Virginia entered its seventh day on March 2, with teachers defying efforts by the state’s governor and union leaders to end the walkout with a deal to raise pay. (Alex Flynn/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
Deal reached on raise for West Virginia teachers, governor says
March 6, 2018 - 2:58pm
February 21, 2018
President Donald Trump participates in a discussion that included survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 21, 2018. “We’re going to do something about this horrible situation,” Trump said at the event's outset, adding that his administration would be “very strong on background checks.” (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers
February 21, 2018 - 9:48pm
May 26, 2017
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Texas teachers give 'most likely to become a terrorist' award to 13-year-old
May 26, 2017 - 7:41am
May 8, 2017
Minnesota on the verge of teacher licensing overhaul
May 8, 2017 - 6:00am
April 7, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Negotiators sit with the Willmar School Board in the theater at the WEAC for the March 6 school board meeting. A tentative agreement was reached that night, and this week the teachers voted in favor of approving that contract. It now goes to the Willmar School Board next week.
Willmar teachers approve contract settlement
April 7, 2017 - 7:05am
March 16, 2017
Rep. Jenifer Loon, R-Eden Prairie, chair of the Minnesota House of Representatives Education Finance Committee, updates Brainerd area educators and school administrators about goings-on in the Minnesota Legislature during a meeting Feb.10, 2016, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Minnesota House advances changes to teacher layoff rules
March 16, 2017 - 8:15pm
March 15, 2017
The sun peaks from between clouds Jan. 1, 2017, to illumine the Minnesota Capitol, which will host the new legislative session beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Seniority-based teacher layoffs debate to reignite at Minnesota Capitol
March 15, 2017 - 8:36pm
March 6, 2017
Selah Van Horne, 4, holds a sign Monday in the parking lot behind Frida's Cafe in downtown Willmar while teachers gather to walk to the Willmar Education and Arts Center for the contract negotiations meeting. A tentative settlement was reached Monday for the the 2015-17 contract, which will expire June 30. Negotiations began in April 2015. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)

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Willmar board, teachers reach tentative agreement on 2015-17 contract
March 6, 2017 - 10:03pm
February 21, 2017
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
February 21, 2017 - 9:37pm
February 17, 2017
Willmar board takes another step toward settling teacher contract
February 17, 2017 - 4:44am