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“No one predicted a pandemic”: Denver to ask teachers to give up some raises secured by strike

Asking teachers, who make an average of $43 an hour or $65,000 annually, to forgo their guaranteed 1.9% cost-of-living pay increases would save $7 million

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“I can’t afford to live here”: Colorado teachers plea for wage help, but solutions still prove divisive

Democrats are proposing a state fund for pay increases while Republican lawmakers want to give bonuses to high-performing teachers. But, either way, the path for state funds to reach teacher paychecks remains tricky.

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With a 15.7% average pay increase post-strike, more Denver teachers returned to work

The difference between what the district budgeted for teacher pay this year and what it’s spending is about $11 million

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Activists want to “flip” the Denver Public Schools board after the teachers’ strike. But the meaning is complicated

For the past decade and a half, a majority of the Denver Public Schools board have agreed with a set of policies that have made the district a nationwide exemplar for a certain brand of education reform

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Denver Public Schools, teachers union reach a deal including 7 to 11 percent raises to end strike after all-night bargaining session

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How long will the Denver teachers strike last? Past strikes and present considerations offer clues.

The Denver teachers union and Denver Public Schools are slated to resume talks on Tuesday

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