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School Board, Teacher Dispute / Nea #28005

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 04, 1973
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(Studio) NEA (National Education Association) reports teacher strikes throughout nation.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Warren, Michigan) Teachers believe school board wants to redefine contracts and take back some concessions made to teachers in earlier contract renewal years [School board attorney Robert VERCRUYSSE - believes teachers want to benefit solely in negotiations. Negotiations should be 2-way street.] [Teacher's Union attorney John DODGE - believes teachers won't allow board to take away rights already won.] [VERCRUYSSE states board hasn't tried to deprive rights of teachers.] [Executive secretary Michigan Edward Assoc. Herman COLEMAN - believes school board wants to destroy collective bargaining in Michigan. Bd. thinks teachers have too much power.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Reasoner, Harry;
Tucker, Lem

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