Bargaining Progress on Pause

MEDFORD, Ore. — Wednesday and Thursday’s back-to-back bargaining sessions pointed to progress between the Medford School District and the Medford Education Association (MEA). But just before 6 p.m. negotiations came to a halt and both sides agreed it ended on a sour note. “This has been an excruciatingly difficult week for our community,” said Dr. … Continue reading »

Negotiations End Without Resolution

MEDFORD, Ore. — Negotiations continued between the Medford Education Association (MEA) and the Medford School District on Saturday. It all began around 9 a.m. and went for nearly 12 hours into the evening. According to the MEA, both the teachers and the District exchanged bargaining proposals during the session. The next session is schedule for … Continue reading »