Shaler Area School District http://wesa.fm en Shaler Area Teachers to End Strike http://wesa.fm/post/shaler-area-teachers-end-strike <p>The Shaler Area School District has reached a tentative agreement with its striking teachers.<br><br>According to the district's web site, the teachers' union ratified the deal Wednesday morning and the school board was expected to approve it at a meeting that night.<br> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:36:15 +0000 Deanna Garcia & The Associated Press 16361 at http://wesa.fm Shaler Area Teachers On Strike http://wesa.fm/post/shaler-area-teachers-strike <p>Nearly 400 Shaler Area School District teachers went on strike Tuesday after the district and faculty union failed to come to an agreement.</p><p>Superintendent Wesley Shipley said the district and union met for seven hours last week with a mediator and made progress, but that was not the case Monday.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“We met again yesterday hoping to move further and came to an impasse and that we are now at a point where there is no more give on either side,” Shipley said.</span></p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 21:06:55 +0000 Jessica Nath 15902 at http://wesa.fm