How We Got Here. OEA presents. OEA’s Long Fight for Quality Public Education and a Fair Contract. Produced by Craig Gordon with additional photos by Mike Myslinksi, David Turner, Steve Neat, Memo Durgin. In 1995-96, Oakland teachers struck for fair compensation and lower class size….
OEA’s Long Fight for Quality Public Education and a Fair Contract
Produced by Craig Gordon
with additional photos by Mike Myslinksi, David Turner, Steve Neat, Memo Durgin
“Woody” Carter, OUSD Chief of Staff
Urges Oakland Teachers
to “Fight on!”
March 24, 2009
Paul Robeson High School Parents, Students, and Staff Tell State Administration:
“Don’t Close Our School”
… but District closed Robeson, BEST, Explore, and others while continuing to lead the state in the proportion of charter schools approved.
March around Lake
from Health Net & Kaiser Offices…
…to the School Board/State Administration Meeting
UC Workers and Students Strike Against Education Cuts Statewide
January 12, 2010Montera Middle School
Teachers Reach Out for Public Support
Time (again) for Oakland’s teachers to decide and to act…
OEA members unanimously supported the Bargaining Team’s rejection of the district’s contract proposal
94% of members voting authorized action up to a one-day strike and another meeting to consider further action.
93% voted to support statewide actions on March 4.