Washington Teachers Union president George Parker says hundreds of veteran teachers appear ready to accept an early retirement offer from D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee.
Parker says teachers are tired of declining working conditions and upset about Rhee's school closing plan.
Sunday, March 30, 2008
Union prez says veteran teachers will retire
Responding to reports that Chancellor Rhee will be offering early retirements to DCPS teachers WTU president George Parker says hundreds of veteran teachers are willing to take the offer.