St. Paul teachers, school district negotiate in pandemic
November 3, 2020
As Minneapolis Public Schools draws criticism from teachers who say they've had no say in a return to classroom life, St. Paul and its educators are working on the latest in a series of agreements guiding its multistage reopening.
The process has not been smooth, but St. Paul Superintendent Joe Gothard said it is important for the district and its unions to build a culture in which they work together for students.
"You've seen what the reaction is when we do something unilaterally," he told school board members last month.