Columbus teachers’ union and school board reach ‘conceptual agreement’, ending strike | New

ByMike V. Cooper

Aug 24, 2022

The Columbus, Ohio, teachers’ union and the Columbus Board of Education have reached a “conceptual agreement,” ending a strike and allowing students to return to class next week, the school district announced early Thursday morning.

The Columbus Education Association confirmed the agreement on Twitterclaiming that the “overall conceptual agreement” was reached at 2:38 a.m.

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CNN’s Amy Simonson, Kim Berryman and Lucy Kafanov contributed to this report.