teachers union http://wfpl.org en JCTA Sending Mailers Asking Members To Vote On New Contract http://wfpl.org/post/jcta-sending-mailers-asking-members-vote-new-contract <p>The Jefferson County Teachers Association is sending mailers this week, asking its member to vote on the tentative contract agreement reached between the union and the school system.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">JCTA and district officials have spent the last few weeks updating contract language that hasn’t been changed since 2005.</span></p><p>JCPS and the union were under increased pressure from Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday and community groups that have criticized the union contract, saying it has&nbsp; prevented students from reaching their full potential.</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 19:45:45 +0000 Devin Katayama 5990 at http://wfpl.org JCTA Sending Mailers Asking Members To Vote On New Contract