I'd love to know the thinking here, assuming there is any thinking apart from what the various actors have stated.
Is the proposed budget a tactic to press the union for concessions?
Is it a tactic to panic parents at the thought of class size increases and cuts to arts?
nice work if you can get it
Chappaqua’s teachers currently average $98,206 a year. Next year, with a contractual 3.5 percent salary increase and other increments, that would rise to $104,029, school officials said. That figure includes automatic step-ups for years of service. According to school officials, because of such steps, 75 percent of teachers are scheduled to get increases of 7 percent or more.
Add 32% to that for benefits.
Ed's salary is frozen and (NYU) department heads have been instructed to cut budgets. His salary was
As for me, when times are bad I earn less.