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We asked the district team to invite the school board to a negotiations session and the district team refused to extend the invitation. Consequently, JCEA President John Ford has sent a letter inviting the school board to the table to provide us more clarity on their interests given that they have not yet had a public meeting outlining their priorities for negotiations.

Updated: JCEA Continues Negotiations and Invites School Board to the Table
Jefferson County Education Association and Jefferson County School District have not come to a tentative agreement.

JCEA Continues Negotiations and Invites School Board to the Table
Today, Jefferson County Education Association sent a letter to the Jefferson County School Board and invited them to air their concerns at the negotiating table. The letter was sent to the board this evening, and JCEA hopes to receive a response by the end of the week.