Our union, the Sacramento City Teachers Association, did a great piece of week last month, and now a majority of the School Board is comprised of members who we supported.
You can read more about it at today’s Sacramento Bee article, Union-backed candidates sweep Sacramento school board election. Was teacher strike behind it?
Darn right, our teachers’ strike was behind it!
If you’d like to learn more about our strike in the spring, you can see my Ed Week piece, What the Teacher and Classified-Staff Strike in Sacramento Means for the Country, and Alice Mercer’s guest post here, “LANDING THE PLANE” IN THE SACRAMENTO TEACHERS & SUPPORT STAFF EIGHT-DAY STRIKE.