AUSTIN (KXAN) — Education Austin, the labor union representing teachers and other employees in the Austin Independent School District, published a list of demands for AISD leadership before the proposed school year begins Aug. 18.
The union does not want school to start until Sept. 8, and it does not want any in-person teaching until at least mid-November.
In a video lasting less than five minutes, Amanda Dugan discusses this development as well as these other stories in the latest KXAN Live News Notes:
- The lone finalist for AISD’s superintendent position will get to introduce herself to the community in an upcoming series of live virtual conversations.
- Austin’s Public Safety Commission will receive a briefing on domestic violence reports during the coronavirus pandemic.
- As El Pasoans come together to remember the lives lost from the Walmart shooting, local florists are joining forces to unite the community.
- Greenbelt reservations in Austin are now open.