Superintendent Art Jarvis http://www.kplu.org en After teacher strike, Tacoma School Board moves to back Santorno http://www.kplu.org/post/after-teacher-strike-tacoma-school-board-moves-back-santorno <p>The Tacoma school board has given a vote of confidence to Deputy Superintendent Carla Santorno. They&rsquo;ve approved a plan to appoint her to two temporary posts as interim superintendant. That puts her in a strong position to take on that role permanently a year and a half from now.</p><p> Fri, 14 Oct 2011 17:08:14 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 2902 at http://www.kplu.org Tacoma teacher contract talks stall, raising fears of strike http://www.kplu.org/post/tacoma-teacher-contract-talks-stall-raising-fears-strike <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-984003.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-984003.mp3</a></p><p>The first day of school for Tacoma students is just a few days away, but their teachers might not show up.</p><p>They have yet to reach an agreement over their contract with the school district. That leaves many families worried that a strike could be on the horizon.</p><p> Mon, 29 Aug 2011 22:30:58 +0000 Charla Bear 2466 at http://www.kplu.org