The perseverance and being tactile subdimensions of the learning-styles scale were significantly and negatively related with the MTEA
Walker's budget left MPS and MTEA in a perilous situation.
But to take advantage of higher employee contributions, MTEA would have to reopen its contract.
I've been in discussion with the teachers and the sentiment is we've already made significant concessions in our last contract," MTEA president Bob Peterson told the Milwaukee Business Journal.
The MTEA once alerted members that "some principals have attempted to require teachers to attend additional meetings before and after school to write goals and objectives.
Another MTEA advisory warned: "Some administrators need to be reminded of the two-and-one-half-hour monthly limit of faculty meetings/in-service.
In order to avoid this impact on a separate provision of the contract the MTEA and the school board agree to add another 5 minutes of student instruction time without further lengthening the teacher day.
The district needs every last dollar to fulfill that mission and yet it loses "some $44 million annually from taxpayers to fund the voucher program," says MTEA President Bob Lehmann.
In Milwaukee that meant forming a coalition between MTEA, parents, and faith-based groups to build support for the public schools and opposition to the city's voucher plan.
MTEA members struck on November 29, almost five months after the previous contract expired.
Throughout the first week of December, striking MTEA members were called alphabetically in front of judges and asked if they would comply with the back-to-work order.
Right after demanding the imprisonment of striking MTEA
members, Middletown school board negotiators wrote in a letter to the community: "Each of us is dismayed and saddened that some of our children's teachers are going to jail.