strike http://northernpublicradio.org en Dixon Teachers To Strike This Week http://northernpublicradio.org/post/dixon-teachers-strike-week <p>Teachers in Dixon plan to strike Thursday.&nbsp; In an open letter to the community, the <a href="http://dixoneducationassociation.org/" target="_blank">Dixon Education Association</a> says unresolved issues include continued salary freezes and staffing shortages.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 10:57:06 +0000 Jenna Dooley 26028 at http://northernpublicradio.org Dixon Teachers To Strike This Week Strike Ends In Carpentersville School District http://northernpublicradio.org/post/strike-ends-carpentersville-school-district <p>A teachers strike in a northern Illinois school district is over. More than 20,000 students in <a href="http://www.d300.org/">District 300</a> will be back in class Wednesday. That's after teachers and the school district reached a tentative agreement, ending the one-day walkout. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 12:30:44 +0000 Mike Moen 22288 at http://northernpublicradio.org Strike Ends In Carpentersville School District Rockford Teachers Vote to Strike http://northernpublicradio.org/post/rockford-teachers-vote-strike <p>Members of the Rockford Education Association&nbsp;voted Monday night&nbsp;to go on strike&nbsp;Thursday,&nbsp;March 29th&nbsp;unless&nbsp;there is a contract agreement before then. Tue, 27 Mar 2012 00:41:43 +0000 WNIJ & Jenna Dooley 9144 at http://northernpublicradio.org Rockford Teachers Vote to Strike