Denver teachers, officials negotiate to try to end strike
February 13, 2019
DENVER (AP) — Denver teachers and district leaders were trying to end a strike over pay Tuesday with the help of a federal negotiator.
The teachers are following the lead of educators across the country by donning red amid strikes and protests for better pay and working conditions.
All schools remained open and staffed by administrators, substitutes and teachers not participating in the strike. At the start of the talks, superintendent Susana Cordova acknowledged that students were not getting the kind of instruction they normally would and said she was committed to reaching a deal to end...