School board to vote on new teacher contract, end to yearlong impasse

By | June 14, 2018

The Westbrook School Board will vote on a new contract for teachers in the district Thursday, nearly a year after their previous contract ran out.

Teachers have been rallying for a new contract over the last couple months in hopes of bringing more attention to their concerns and convincing the school committee to reach a settlement on a new contract.

The school committee is expected to have a final vote on the contract Thursday.

“It’s been a long and difficult process for everyone involved, for the school committee, for the teachers, for the administration,” said Westbrook Superintendent Peter Lancia. “I’m just really glad …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News