FWCS Board Approves Teacher Contract

By WISE Web News

June 18, 2010 Updated Mar 22, 2010 at 8:47 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind (Indiana's NewsCenter) - The Fort Wayne Community Schools Board of School Trustees passed a new one year teacher contract.

It includes 2% Step increases, or seniority pay, for teachers, but leaves their healthcare plan unchanged.

The teachers union has been criticized for approving Step increases, because it will cost the district $1.9 million.

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