Dixon strike

Dixon
4:33 am
Wed March 13, 2013

Dixon Strike Ends After Early Morning Negotiations

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Teachers in Dixon will head back to class. The school board and teacher's union reached agreement on a four-year contract early Wednesday morning. Classes will resume Wednesday and students will begin standardized testing by the end of this week. 

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Dixon
5:26 am
Tue March 12, 2013

Dixon Strike Threatens Student Testing

Credit Dixon Athletics

In Dixon, teachers and the school board remain split on how to resolve a strike.  Members of the Dixon Education Association bargaining team walked out of contract talks Monday. The main sticking point is salary increases. As they two sides stand apart on a contract, students are supposed to be taking standardized tests.

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