education sector layoffs 2018

Scranton School District Layoffs: Board Cuts 51 Teacher Jobs Due to $40 million Budget Deficit

Scranton School District Layoffs

There have been more Scranton School District layoffs while the board continues to struggle to achieve financial solvency. The Scranton School District budget crisis has now claimed 51 employees as the school district fights against a multi-million-dollar deficit. The Scranton School District teachers were slated to be laid off following a unanimous vote at a (more…)


Wareham School Layoffs Loom Following 2018-2019 Budget Approval

Wareham school layoffs

Budget Struggles Could Lead to¬†Wareham School Layoffs¬† The Wareham School Committee voted near unanimously for a $29.4-million budget for 2018-2019. The budget marks an increase of $1.0 million, or 3.6%, compared to the year earlier. However, Wareham School layoffs now seem likely, as the budget will be unable to address increasing costs year over year. (more…)