St. Paul Teachers To Vote On Contract Tomorrow

(St. Paul, MN) -- The St. Paul Federation of Teachers will vote tomorrow on a new contract with the school district, with the board to vote on March 18 if teachers ratify it. The tentative deal was reached February 21 and include a wage and benefit increase of six-point-eight-percent over two years and smaller class sizes. Expansion of the Parent Teacher Home Visit Project is also part of the agreement as part of an effort for educators to build stronger relationship with parents.