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'We are valuable': Solana Beach District teachers want salary increases, respect

'We are valuable': Solana Beach District teachers want salary increases, respect

Solana Beach School District teachers are going on over 100 days without a contract as negotiations continue between the district and the teachers union. While the two sides have made tentative agreements on several items in the contract, they appear to be “stuck” negotiating salary and benefits.

The Solana Beach Teachers Association and Solana Beach Association of Support Professionals are asking for a pay increase that keeps pace with the cost of living and for the district to contribute more to the rising cost of healthcare.

“Our proposal in negotiations contains what we feel we have earned in respect and fair compensation and your response to us has made us feel...

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