LOS ANGELES | Strike by Los Angeles teachers enters fifth day amid talks
LOS ANGELES—January 18, 2019— Los Angeles teachers will walk picket lines for a fifth day Friday after the union and school district officials returned to the bargaining table with hopes of ending the massive strike in the nation’s second-largest school district.
Contract negotiations resumed Thursday for the first time in nearly a week with no word on whether either side provided a new offer.
Union officials tempered expectations.
“We should be aware that we’ve been at this for 21 months and there are some very fundamental issues that there are key differences on.