OKC teachers union cancels plans for one-day walkout


By Tim Willert Staff Writer twillert@oklahoman.comOklahoma City School District teachers will not participate in a one-day walkout planned for March 28, The Oklahoman has learned. Oklahoma City American Federation of Teachers President Ed Allen said the one-day walkout — approved by the union board to generate momentum in advance of a statewide walkout scheduled for April 2 — did not have the support of Rebecca Kaye, the district's acting superintendent. "We will not conduct a walkout on March 28 because our Superintendent would not commit to a suspension of classes, in contradiction of the board resolution," Allen said in an email Monday to union membership. Allen bargains with Oklahoma City Public Schools on behalf of about 2,600 teachers.Read more...

OKC teachers union cancels plans for one-day walkout

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