Ann Arbor Education Association http://wemu.org en Ann Arbor Teachers Considering Salary Freeze Agreement http://wemu.org/post/ann-arbor-teachers-considering-salary-freeze-agreement <div>Ann Arbor teachers are voting on an agreement that will freeze wages for next school year. &nbsp;The deal was reached after the district announced they would cancel the entire teachers contract &nbsp;if necessary to hold salaries flat. &nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 21:09:28 +0000 Andrew Cluley 47822 at http://wemu.org Ann Arbor Teachers Considering Salary Freeze Agreement Ann Arbor Teachers Want Alternatives To Salary Freeze http://wemu.org/post/ann-arbor-teachers-want-alternatives-salary-freeze <div>Ann Arbor teachers still hope to find solutions to the district's budget that won't leave last year's wage concession in place. &nbsp;The district has set a deadline of next Monday to have an agreement in place or the entire contract will be terminated at the end of the month. &nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:41:35 +0000 Andrew Cluley 47397 at http://wemu.org Ann Arbor Teachers Want Alternatives To Salary Freeze Ann Arbor Teachers Union Joins Boycott of EMU Student Teachers http://wemu.org/post/ann-arbor-teachers-union-joins-boycott-emu-student-teachers <p>The Ann Arbor teachers union is refusing to hire any student teachers from Eastern Michigan University due to the college's involvement with with Michigan's Education Achievement Authority.&nbsp;</p><p>The EAA is a state school system tasked with improving consistently under-performing school districts. It currently runs 15 schools in Detroit and receives student teachers from EMU.&nbsp;</p><p>EAA opponents say it removes too much control from local government.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 23:02:46 +0000 Bob Eccles 39093 at http://wemu.org AAPS Sets 2013-14 Budget at 183.5 Million Dollars, Eliminates 30 Teaching Jobs http://wemu.org/post/aaps-sets-2013-14-budget-1835-million-dollars-eliminates-30-teaching-jobs <p>Ann Arbor Public Schools will use almost one-point-two million dollars in reserves to balance next year's budget.&nbsp; as WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the School Board early this morning approved the district budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 10:16:28 +0000 Andrew Cluley 30780 at http://wemu.org AAPS Sets 2013-14 Budget at 183.5 Million Dollars, Eliminates 30 Teaching Jobs