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Cleveland Plain Dealer

Mar 19, 12:00 AM

Cleveland Teachers Union, Mayor court City Council on dueling plans to overhaul schools

Leaders of the Cleveland Teachers Union are working with Democratic state legislators from Cuyahoga County on a counterproposal to Mayor Frank Jackson's plan to overhaul the city's school system by firing ineffective teachers and sharing tax money with quasi-private charter schools.



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Mar 20, 5:50 AM:

Cleveland union contests city's turnaround plan. Union leaders “short on details” of how their plan “puts students' needs first.” Some specifics of mayor's plan highlighted, but general gist and purpose is lost amid talk of tax increases and political fight.


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