Evergreen Public Schools

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Teachers end strike at Vancouver’s Evergreen Public Schools

BY: - September 11, 2023

Around 23,000 public school students in the Vancouver area are heading back to classrooms on Monday after their teachers voted to ratify a new labor contract.  Teachers at Evergreen Public Schools went on strike Aug. 30, the first day of scheduled classes for the school year, and were on strike for seven school days. Classes […]

A group of teachers wearing red shirts walking alongside a road with strike signs.

Classes delayed for 30,000 students as more teachers strike in southwest Washington

BY: - August 30, 2023

Special education teacher Angie Latange is one of 1,500 educators at Evergreen Public Schools in Vancouver on strike Wednesday. It’s not her first time on strike: Evergreen educators also picketed in 2018. But this strike, Latange said, feels different.  “The energy is higher,” Latange said. “Last time, it was more…salary-based. This time, it’s absolutely not […]