Paula Zelinski, President of the District Educators Council (DEC, the teachers union), told the RoundTable that DEC’s membership ratified today the tentative agreement with the District 65 School Board. She said 680 teachers voted. Of those 579, or 85%, voted to accept the agreement; 101 voted no.

The District 65 School Board is scheduled to vote on the tentative agreement on Monday, Dec. 5.

Larry Gavin

Larry Gavin was a co-founder of the Evanston RoundTable in 1998 and assisted in its conversion to a non-profit in 2021. He has received many journalism awards for his articles on education, housing and...