- February 21, 2019A new study finds that teachers live the longest of all public employees. That's great news for them, but can come with increased costs for state pension systems.
- February 18, 2019On teacher pensions, there’s a chasm between what’s promised and the outcomes for the overwhelming majority of teachers. The commonly held notion of a teacher working 30-35 years and retiring with a gold plated pension is largely fiction.
- February 14, 2019Teachers in the Oakland Unified School District may go on strike soon. While they are primarily concerned with stagnant base salaries and class sizes, teachers in Oakland should also be concerned with rising benefit costs.