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Teachers in Oakland approve contract ending strike

Mar 04, 2019 - Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Oakland teachers will be back in their classrooms Monday after union members voted to approve a contract deal with district officials.

The Oakland Education Association voted in favor of the deal on Sunday after postponing the vote for a day. The agreement must also be ratified by the Oakland Unified School District.

"We look forward to being in our classrooms again after having to strike to bring our Oakland students some of the resources and supports they sho...