Labor News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-CentralFallsRally2.jpg

R.I. town becomes ground zero in war on teachers

The mass firing of nearly 100 teachers and school personnel, backed by Education Secretary Arne Duncan, will be seen by many as a slap in the face to teachers, their unions and the entire labor movement.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-CentralFallsHigh-SchoolRESIZED.jpg

School chief fires every teacher at town’s only high school

The school superintendent in Central Falls, R.I., says she will fire all 74 teachers at the town's only high school, after their union refused to accept her demands.

1 2