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Scranton teachers poised to strike after talks go nowhere

Teachers have been working under the terms of a contract that expired in 2017, with their last pay raise coming a year before that.

By The Associated Press

Pennsylvania teachers union: Schools should require masks

State officials are encouraging but not mandating masks in school buildings.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

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Teacher Impact Awards 2021

By Fred Vigeant

2020 Teacher Impact Award Winners

By Debbie Riek

Pennsylvania wraps up vaccinating school professionals early

Gov. Tom Wolf said the effort to separately vaccinate Pa.’s teachers, administrators, and support staff was completed several weeks ahead of schedule.

By Sam Dunklau

Pa. Teacher vaccinations are ahead of schedule

Twenty-eight Intermediate Units, the Pennsylvania National Guard and AMI Expeditionary Healthcare have been collaborating to administer the vaccine.
By Ed Arke

Vaccinating teachers gets Pa. schools ‘one step closer to what is normal’

Thursday was the first day when school employees who work in Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry and northern York County could receive vaccinations through this special statewide initiative aimed at getting schools back to in-person learning five days a week.

By Jan Murphy/PennLive
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