unions http://wwno.org en Morris Jeff Community School Teachers Unionize http://wwno.org/post/morris-jeff-community-school-teachers-unionize <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: normal; font-family: Times;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">One idea behind charter schools is that they operate with few outside restrictions. They can play around with curriculum, the structure of the school day and staffing. Teachers unions tend to create restrictions on things like hours and duties in order to protect the people who work in schools.</span></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:36:00 +0000 Eve Abrams 56323 at http://wwno.org Union seeks to represent workers at ConAgra plant http://wwno.org/post/union-seeks-represent-workers-conagra-plant <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Employees at ConAgra Foods&#39; Lamb Weston sweet potato processing plant near Delhi will decide next week whether to unionize.</p> Sun, 22 Jul 2012 17:55:15 +0000 The Associated Press 16288 at http://wwno.org