Missouri NEA

Mehlville and teachers sign on for 4-percent hike

Pictured above: Mehlville Board of Education member Jean Pretto and CFO Marshall Crutcher discuss the 2020 budget during a board meeting June 5, 2019 at Mehlville High School. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Negotiations between the Mehlville School District and teachers were extended this year due to new state laws

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Call Newspapers receives 2018 statewide education award

Call Newspapers was honored this spring with the statewide Horace Mann Friend of Education Award from the Missouri National Education Association, or MNEA, for the newspaper’s expansive education coverage. The Call was the only newspaper in Missouri to receive the award and was nominated in the Journalism-Print category by the Special School District National Education

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Mehlville school board votes to adopt 2017-2018 budget

It was a rocky road for negotiations between the Mehlville School District and its teachers this year, but the teachers’ union and the Board of Education reached agreement without turning to a federal mediator. The board unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding, or MOU, with teachers at the same meeting it approved a $116 million

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Mehlville NEA seeks mediator after negotiations break down

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Negotiations between the Mehlville Board of Education and district teachers have completely broken down in advance of this week’s deadline, and union negotiators are seeking intervention from a mediator. Board President Samantha Stormer said the school board took the unprecedented step of emailing its offers and counteroffers directly to

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