News: Education Headlines

Durham teacher labor negotiations to go to fact finder

Labor negotiations between the Durham Unified School District and the Durham Unified Teachers Association have been underway for more than a year, but because the parties have been unable to reach an agreement through bargaining sessions and mediation, the groups are now bringing in a fact-finding panel.

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Hayward schools boss Stan Dobbs fired after district probe

The Hayward school board fired its superintendent Thursday, with members saying his explosive temper and purported misuse of public resources were among the causes. Stan Dobbs had been on paid leave since June while the district investigated claims that he violated state law, including improperly using the district’s printing shop, said board President Lisa Brunner.

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