Mukilteo teachers approve tentative contract agreement
Last updated 7/3/2019 at Noon
What a difference a year makes. Last year, Mukilteo teachers were packing school board meetings and threatening a strike for new salaries that didn’t get approved until August.
Now, the Mukilteo Education Association (MEA) members approved a tentative agreement for a new three-year contract in their general membership meeting, June 24.
At the meeting, 98.2 percent of MEA members voted to accept the agreement, much higher percentage compared to the 84 percent approval for the 2018-2019 agreement last year.
MEA President Dana Wiebe was happy with the result.
“I feel optimistic about t...