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Kaneland Community Gathers For Emergency Board Meeting

Kaneland Community Gathers For Emergency Board Meeting

By: Sophia Mullins, Editor

July 10, 2019

On Tuesday, July 9, the Kaneland Board of Education held an emergency meeting at Harter Middle School regarding a 2.7 million dollar budget surplus. The Kaneland Education Association (KEA) and the Board of Education have been negotiating new teacher contracts since 2018, and the news of a surplus left ...

Board publicizes teachers’ intent to strike

Board publicizes teachers’ intent to strike

By: Dylan Mondi, Editor

November 11, 2015

On November 9th, the Kaneland Board of Education released a statement in response to the teachers filing an intent to strike on November 5th. This doesn’t necessarily mean that a strike is happening but is required by law after an intent to strike is filed. An intent to strike means the teachers are w...

Kaneland Education Association votes “overwhelmingly in favor of moving forward with an intent to strike”

By: Shannon Gilkey, Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2015

According to a post on Kaneland Education Association's website (KEA), on Thursday November 5 the general membership voted "overwhelmingly in favor of moving forward with an intent to strike," although no strike date has been set. The notice, titled "KEA Press Release 11-5-15," said Chief Negotiator...