A teachers’ strike in Chicago moved into the 10th school day on Wednesday, as the teachers’ union and district worked to resolve a contract deadlock over class sizes, support staff levels and pay at the bargaining table.
Union leaders representing Chicago's striking teachers said on Wednesday that they approved a tentative contract deal with the school district but that they would not to return to work until the mayor agrees to make up for instructional days lost during the 10-day walkout.
The militants from neighbouring Somalia attacked Kamuthe centre in Garissa county, setting fire to a police post and attempting to destroy a telecommunication mast, police said in a report seen by the media.
As many as 15,000 teaching, administrative and technical staff members will resume work in 255 schools across Abu Dhabi for the second semester 2019-2020 next Sunday.
The Ministry of Community Development organised a ceremony to celebrate the World Teacher’s Day coinciding Oct 5 each year in the attendance of Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development,