Tag Archive for La Habra City School District

District refuses to negotiate, La Habra teachers will litigate and return to classrooms Thursday

La Habra Strike - Day 1

The four-day strike is over and teachers will return to their classrooms on Thursday. Even though they reported for duty Tuesday and are willing to work Wednesday, the district has instead chosen to waste an additional $50,000 in unnecessary substitute pay – adding yet one more fallacy to the spurious claim that their actions against La Habra’s teachers are substantiated by fiscal necessity.

La Habra Superintendent Refuses to Move Forward, Shattering Hope of Ending Teachers’ Strike Sunday

La Habra Strike - Day 1

Any hope of ending the strike by La Habra’s teachers on Sunday was shattered when La Habra School Superintendent Susan Belenardo refused to move forward on a settlement recommended by experts advising the board’s and the union’s negotiators and agreeable to the LHEA bargaining team. La Habra teachers will hit the picket lines again Monday morning, beginning at 7:30 a.m., the fourth day of the strike

La Habra Teachers Begin Strike Today

La Habra Strike - Day 1

“La Habra teachers are on strike and will hit the picket lines beginning at 7:30 a.m. tomorrow morning, December 8. A strike is the last thing La Habra’s teachers want,” said LHEA President Danette Brown, “but the average La Habra teacher will lose over $14,000 as a result of the district’s imposition, and some could lose as much as $20,000.