Local 856 continues the fight to protect Teamster jobs at WCCUSD

March 22, 2019
Teamsters 856 is still in the fight to save the jobs of West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) graduate tutors. On Wednesday night, the WCCUSD Board voted 3-2 to approve their second interim budget with no amendments. This means they did not remove graduate tutors from the list of cuts. (Read more about TeamsterRead More >

West Contra Costa Unified School District Board to cast final vote on eliminating essential educators

March 12, 2019
Board’s plan would have a devastating impact on English Learner students and children from immigrant families For Immediate Release March 12, 2019                                                            Contact: Veronica Diaz, (831) 840-33966; VDiaz@ibt856.org                    Richmond, Calif. – In December, West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) Superintendent Matt Duffy made a proposal to the Board of Education to cut graduate tutors. TheRead More >