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Agreement this weekend? NHTA Hopes Dashed

Negotiations For Our Students Starts Again Sunday Morning New Haven teachers and the New Haven Unified School District managers had a marathon negotiations session, from 1:30 p.m. Friday until past midnight.  Despite the teachers' challenge to finalize an agreement, NHUSD managers called off talks for the night with plans to continue negotiating Sunday morning.  Striking teac ...

Marathon Negotiations: As Long As It Takes

MARATHON NEGOTIATIONS SESSION RESUMES SUNDAY MORNING Striking New Haven Teachers Say They’ll Be On the Line, Supporting Their Team, For As Long As It Takes   UNION CITY – New Haven teachers and the New Haven Unified School District managers had a marathon negotiations session, from 1:30 p.m. Friday until past midnight Saturday, finally taking a break with plans to continue n ...

NHTA to NHUSD: Settle Contract This Weekend

NHTA Challenges the School Board to Settle the Contract This Weekend Teachers are requesting assistance from State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond                   UNION CITY – A frustrated NHTA President Joe Ku’e Angeles issued a challenge to the NHUSD managers that if they really care for New Haven students and if they really want to end this strike, th ...

UPDATE: Conversation Today to Get Sides Back to Table

This morning County Supervisor Richard Valle is facilitating a conversation between NHTA and NHUSD. Those meeting include our bargaining chair, W. Pace Lash, president Joe Ku’e Angeles and CTA negotiations consultants David Hernandez and Daryl Hemenway.  For the district, Superintendent Arlando Smith and three NHUSD managers will attend. The NHTA leadership hopes that this con ...

New Haven Teachers & Parents to March on School Board

New Haven Teachers & Parents To March on School Board Rally at 4:30pm, March at 5:30pm                   UNION CITY – Frustrated by the school board’s inaction to resolve the unprecedented strike crisis, teachers and parents will march on the New Haven Unified School District (NHUSD) school board meeting Wednesday. “We need Board President Sharan Kaur to end the strike, ...

New Haven Teachers Continue Historic Strike

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 20, 2019 Contact:   NHTA President Joe Ku’e Angeles: 510-363-1790  (Pro: Koo-eh An-Ge-les) or Cynthia Menzel at 650-380-853   New Haven Teachers Continue Historic, First-Ever Strike Tuesday Major Rally, 11:30am at Old Alvarado Park                    UNION CITY – The first-ever strike in New Haven Unified School District (NHUSD) continues Tuesd ...

NHTA on Strike: New Haven School Board Fails Again

New Haven Teachers on Strike Because NHUSD School Board Failed Students - Again Media Briefings: 7 a.m. at Logan High School; 4 p.m. at NHTA Office   UNION CITY – New Haven Unified School District (NHUSD) teachers will be on the picket lines tomorrow morning despite a last-ditch effort made today to prevent the strike.  New Haven Teachers Association leaders found the “take ...

No Agreement: NHTA On Strike May 20

Bargaining broke down today after no real changes in the NHUSD offer. Their “last, best” offer was 1% starting July 1 and 3% “off-schedule” which means it’s a one-time bonus and does not apply to teacher retirement. We are disappointed in the district’s failure to come to the table ready to make an agreement. Next steps: flip your car signs, remove all your personal belongings ...

New Haven Community Meeting on May 14

New Haven teachers are ready to strike on May 20. Please join us for a community meeting on May 14 at 7 p.m. for details on the strike and to discuss how teachers, parents and the community can stand together for the schools New Haven students deserve.  New Haven Community MeetingJames Logan High School, Student Union1800 H St., Union City Please RSVP here for this important ...

Support Our Strike Fund

New Haven teachers are ready to strike on May 20 for the schools New Haven students deserve. We are ready to walk out of our classrooms and onto picket lines to defend New Haven schools. It is energizing to know that we are not alone in this fight--parents, our community and fellow educators in California and beyond are ready to stand with us #ForOurStudents. We could use you ...