CEA President Requests Teachers’ Raises

The president of the Covington Education Assocation went before the school board this week and asked that members seek funding locally and statewide in order to give five percent raises to teacehrs. Hanna also asked for an increase in personal days to give a a faculty/ staff member five personal days and three carryover days. Board members responded that their hands are somewhat tied when you’re talking about scenarios that involve state funding and matched funding initiatives.