L.A. teachers ready to strike after long impasse
Walkout would affect 600,000 students in second-largest district
Tens of thousands of teachers in Los Angeles, the nation's second-largest school district, are set to strike Monday after a months-long impasse with the school system, one of the largest acts of teacher activism in years.
The strike comes after more than 20 months of tense negotiations with the Los Angeles Unified School District. The parties continue to meet, but it appears unlikely they will reach an agreement before ...