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  • Saunders

    'Excessed' teachers likely to be terminated

    The head of the union that represents D.C. Public Schools teachers said Tuesday that he thinks there is a "high probability" hundreds of teachers who received "excess" notices this week ultimately will be terminated.

  • ** FILE ** Kaya Henderson (Rod Lamkey/The Washington Times File)

    Schools chief to review union's evaluation worries

    D.C. Schools Interim Chancellor Kaya Henderson said she will review union concerns about the teacher-evaluation policy instituted by former Chancellor Michelle Rhee, though she insisted that evaluations themselves are not on the negotiating table.

  • Vincent C. Gray

    Key Gray initiatives at risk as D.C. pares budget

    New funding for D.C. schools could be at the center of a major new political tug of war for Mayor-elect Vincent C. Gray, who is pushing for even bigger savings as D.C. lawmakers prepare to cast their first votes Tuesday on a package of fiscal 2011 budget cuts.

  • Washington Teachers' Union
Nathan Saunders, the new president of the Washington Teachers' Union, said Thursday that the WTU has been "treated like a red-headed stepchild."

    New WTU chief: Top job 'is to protect members'

    The new president of the Washington Teachers' Union promised a "progressive" administration rather than a "reactionary" one, and said his No. 1 priority is to protect members' job security.

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