Melrose, Massachusetts, teachers vote to authorize strike

Melrose, Massachusetts, teachers vote to authorize strike Copy Link {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 7:15 PM EST Jan 13, 2023 HOUR-BY-H...

January 14, 2023
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Melrose, Massachusetts, teachers vote to authorize strike Copy Link {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 7:15 PM EST Jan 13, 2023 HOUR-BY-HOUR TIMELINE, COMING UP. ED: TONIGHT, MELROSE TEACHERS HAVE VOTED TO STRIKE STARTING TUESDAY IF THEY FAIL TO NEGOTIATE A CONTRACT BY THEN. TEACHERS HAVE BEEN RALLYING FOR WEEKS, AS THEY NEGOTIATE A CONTRACT. THE UNION IS DEMANDING HIGHER PAY, SMALLER CLASSES, AND A SAFER SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT. YESTERDAY, THE SCHOOL DISTRICT SENT OUT A LETTER TO PARENTS WARNING THEM THAT IF A STRIKE HAPPENS, THEY WILL BE FORCED TO CLOSE SCHOOLS.