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Matt Sledge

Head Of Wisconsin Teachers Union Says Recall Will Be 'Exceedingly Close'

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

The leader of the 98,000-member strong union of Wisconsin teachers and educators said on Monday that the recall election of Gov. Scott Walker will be ...

Scores Of Wisconsin School Unions Seek Recertification After Contentious Rights Law

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 12.01.2011 | Education

MADISON, Wis. — More than 200 school unions in Wisconsin met Friday's deadline to seek recertification, but it's unclear how many others let it ...

Self-Grading And More: New Methods In Teacher Evaluation Gain Traction

Wausau Daily Herald | Keith Uhlig | Posted 11.19.2011 | Education

MOSINEE -- Last year, Mosinee Middle School social studies teacher Paul Nievinski chose a new evaluation process his school district offered for exper...

Wisconsin Teachers Union Lays Off 40% Of Staff

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 10.16.2011 | Education

Wisconsin's largest teachers' union issued layoff notices to 40 percent of its staff Monday following legislation that limits collective bargaining ri...

Joy Resmovits

Lawsuit, Teacher Layoffs Follow Wisconsin Budget Signing

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.30.2011 | Education

Just days after Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) signed the state's budget with massive cuts to education funding, Wisconsin's teachers are on the chop...

Joy Resmovits

Responses To Public Information Requests Show Names Of Protesting Wisconsin Teachers

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 07.25.2011 | Education

A recent spate of Wisconsin public information requests forced school districts to determine whether citizens deserve to know if teachers who took sic...

As Wisconsin Schools Open, Teachers Gear Up For Protests In Idaho, Florida

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

UPDATE: It's back to school for Madison schools today for the first time in a week. Teachers are planning on discussing the protests in an objective w...