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Trains Continue As San Francisco-Area Bus Workers Mull Strike

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 12.15.2013 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. — OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A San Francisco Bay Area transit system will continue to run train service after unions and managemen...

NIGHTMARE: AC Transit Issues Strike Notice Amidst BART Talks

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 12.15.2013 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. — OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A recipe for gridlock was brewing in the San Francisco Bay Area as two of the region's major transit ...

Ed Today: Teachers With Poor Ratings Clustered In NYC, Charter School Quality

Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.19.2013 | Education
Joy Resmovits

Cluster Suck? The New York Daily News takes another look at the StudentsFirstNY teacher distribution report and finds something stunning: 20 percent of teachers are "bad" teachers in each of 14 Brooklyn schools. To give you some perspective: only 3 percent of all city school teachers got these negative ratings. And two of those schools received "A" ratings from the Department of Education. (I should note here that these ratings are volatile, etc., but you already knew that.)

THE STRIKE BEGINS

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 03.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Tens of thousands of New York City children who usually ride school buses took subways, taxis and private cars to school Wednesday as...

Bloomberg Warns Of Likely School Bus Driver Strike

Posted 11.18.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg called for an emergency press conference on Friday to address a possible immediate strike by the city's school bus drivers over a disa...