Pueblo students back in school after teachers end strike
Author: Associated Press - May 14, 2018 - Updated: May 14, 2018
It includes a 2 percent cost-of-living increase retroactive to January and a 2.5 percent increase next school year. The union had been seeking a 2 percent raise for the full current school year.
Paraprofessionals, who also went on strike, voted Saturday to accept a deal giving them a 3.5 percent raise starting in September.
The district will pay both groups for three days of the strike and give educators the option of working extra days or using days off to cover the remaining two.