Will PA higher education teachers strike? Deadline is 5 a.m. Wednesday

Will PA higher education teachers strike? Deadline is 5 a.m. Wednesday

September 12, 2019 0 By Ronny Jaskolski


KATELYN SMITH IS LIVE ON THE MILLERSVILLE CAMPUS. KATELYN: SO STUDENTS ARE PLANNING TO MARCH OUT WITH THEIR TEACHERS WELL OTHERS ARE ANGRY. 5500 FACULTY MEMBERS AND COACHES HAVE BEEN WORKING WITHOUT A CONTRACT SINCE JUNE OF LAST YEAR, BUT THE UNION REPRESENTATIVE — REPRESENTING THEM HAS BEEN NEGOTIATING WITH THE STATE.>>IF THEY STRIKE, I UNDERSTAND IT. IT IS NOT JUST THEIR JOBS, IT IS FOR THEIR FAMILIES. IF THEY NEED TO STRIKE TO PROVIDE FOR THEIR FAMILIES, I UNDERSTAND.>>I AM A COMMUTER. IT IS A WASTE OF GAS AND A TIME FOR ME IF I SHOW UP AND THERE IS NOT A PROFESSOR. KATELYN: STUDENTS WILL THEY BE REIMBURSED TUITION — WILL ONLY