Seattle Teachers End Strike After Forcing Weeklong Delay to Start of School Year

Seattle teachers picketed outside Roosevelt High School last week.Photo: Jason Redmond/Associated PressBy Ben ChapmanSept. 13, 2022 9:14 pm ETListe...

September 14, 2022
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Seattle teachers picketed outside Roosevelt High School last week.Photo: Jason Redmond/Associated PressBy Ben ChapmanSept. 13, 2022 9:14 pm ETListen to article(1 minute)Teachers in Seattle voted Tuesday night to end a strike that delayed the start of the school year for a week for Washington's largest district. The Seattle Education Association, which represents about 6,000 teachers and classroom aides, authorized the strike Sept. 6 after failing to reach an agreement with Seattle Public Schools over conditions and pay.

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