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Salt Lake City Teachers Rally For Higher Pay

Jun 5, 2019, 5:18 AM

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Several school districts in Utah have recently proposed raises for teachers.

Teachers from Murray, Canyons, Jordan and Granite school districts are set to see a pay increase next year. Teachers in the Salt Lake City School District are also fighting for a higher salary.

The district has proposed a 3% increase, but educators said it wasn’t enough. More than 100 teachers rallied at a board meeting Tuesday, saying they want a 6% raise as well as paid parental leave and caps on class sizes.

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Salt Lake City Teachers Rally For Higher Pay