WCBE

Columbus Education Association

Teachers in the Columbus City Schools last night approved a new two-year contract with the district.

Documents obtained by WCBE show the Columbus City Schools so-called 'final' contract offer to the teachers union gives instructors annual raises of 1.5 percent this  year and 1 percent next year.

Columbus school district officials have made their final contract offer to the teachers union.

Hundreds of Columbus City Schools teachers rallied outside the district offices yesterday, demanding a new contract  with better benefits.

Teachers in the Columbus City Schools are demanding a better contract. 

Under terms of a new two year contract agreement ratified by the Columbus Education Association last week and going before the school board tonight, Columbus City Schools teachers will get 2 percent pay raises in each year of the deal - their first base pay raises in several years.