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Posted on 11/17/22 on Richmond Confidential
Nearly all members of the United Teachers of Richmond have voted to take action if West Contra Costa educators are not offered a fair contract, the union president told the school board Wednesday.
Posted 8/25/22 on Richmond Confidential
The West Contra Costa Unified School District needs to fill 93 (148 as of 11.17.22) teacher positions, a staff member said Wednesday at the school board meeting.
Posted 8/12/22 on Richmond Confidential
High workload, little support and low pay contribute to teachers leaving the profession. It’s not yet clear how many will ultimately quit specifically because of the pandemic.