UTLA members overwhelmingly approve COVID-era agreement with LAUSD

97% of teachers union members voted in favor of deal, which still needs to be ratified by school board. The tentative agreement covered issues such as quarantine instruction, health-and-safety measures and employee compensations.

Members of United Teachers Los Angeles, the union representing teachers and other certificated employees in Los Angeles Unified, have voted overwhelmingly to ratify an agreement with the school district related to quarantine instruction, COVID-19 health-and-safety measures and compensation.

Nearly 15,800 people in the approximately 34,000-member union voted over a three-day period that ended Saturday, Oct. 2, Of those who cast ballots, 97% voted to ratify the agreement, the union announced. Click here to read more: https://www.dailynews.com/2021/10/02/utla-members-overwhelmingly-approve-covid-era-agreement-with-lausd/?utm_email=D48DC50024D5859AD38213B181&g2i_eui=S7U45U5%2fhaOLEsAIcShxR2o34xOSgAbh&g2i_source=newsletter&utm_source=listrak&utm_medium=email&utm_term=https%3a%2f%2fwww.dailynews.com%2f2021%2f10%2f02%2futla-members-overwhelmingly-approve-covid-era-agreement-with-lausd%2f&utm_campaign=scng-ladn-localist&utm_content=curated