Negotiators for Philadelphia’s lay Catholic school teachers and the archdiocese said Sunday that they have reached a tentative agreement for a new contract that could end the two-week-long teachers’ strike over issues of job security and working conditions, the Associated Press reports. Both sides said in a statement that they have agreed not to comment until after teachers can meet to vote on whether to accept terms of the contract…

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Meris Stansbury is the Editorial Director for both eSchool News and eCampus News, and was formerly the Managing Editor of eCampus News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.