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Ketchikan Teachers Headed to Mediation
4/16/2018 6:15:44 PM
Description: The ongoing negotiations between Ketchikan teachers and the school district over teacher contracts is headed to mediation.   The school district and the Ketchikan Education Association union began in mid-April and brought both sides together


Kennesaw State University Launches Master’s Program in Mediation
4/10/2018 9:56:26 AM
Description: Kennesaw State University is now offering a master’s degree in conflict management that teaches media skills and prepared graduates to lead mediation programs.  The degree is offered through the School of Conflict, Management,


Mediation Team Settles on Two New Buildings
4/10/2018 9:53:26 AM
Description: The two sides in the Nicholas County, West Virginia dispute over post-flood high school buildings has potentially been settled.  A tentative decision has been reached that includes a new school complex in the Richwood area and a second complex


Nicholas School Dispute Could Be Resolved through Mediation
3/17/2018 4:12:01 PM
Description:   As teachers in West Virginia continue their ongoing strike, a small group met recently to discuss saving their community schools.  The fight has been ongoing for more than a year and a half with no resolution in front.   The


Same Sex Marriage Debate in Townsville Could Be Resolved in Mediation
11/13/2017 4:55:01 PM
Description: Former Townsville City Council employee Willem Engelbrecht was suspended for six months after leaving a controversial book at his job.  The book claims free speech is at risk if same-sex marriage becomes illegal in the


Warwick, RI Teachers and School District Reach Tentative Agreement
11/6/2017 4:30:32 PM
Description: A tentative agreement was recently reached between the Warwick Teachers’ Union and the school district.  The agreement comes after more than five hours of private mediation.    According to attorney Vincent Ragosta Jr. who


Private Meeting Held Prior to FEMA Mediation
11/6/2017 4:29:54 PM
Description: Officials from the State and from Nicholas County schools are holding talks prior to the planned federal government mediation concerning the schools’ consolidation dispute with the state.    Two weeks before the official mediation


Nicholas County Consolidation Dispute Headed to Mediation
10/21/2017 10:40:26 PM
Description: It is now likely that a dispute concerning the Nicholas County, West Virginia consolidation will head to mediation.   West Virginia schools superintendent Steve Paine said FEMA had given a favorable impression of extending a funding


Mediation Continues for Sequim Teachers
9/16/2017 2:29:27 PM
Description: Talks continue in the dispute between the city of Sequin and the city’s teachers’ union.   Teachers and others showed their support following the latest talks by wearing red and standing outside the Sequin School Board room


Rhode Island Teachers Nearing Resolution in Contract Dispute
9/2/2017 5:15:54 PM
Description: Despite efforts to negotiate a new contract between Warwick Rhode Island teachers and the School Committee, the dispute will head back to mediation.   According to the independent mediator overseeing the talks, the two sides have been told