Teacher 'buy-outs' a partial solution to budget woes?
The Perham-Dent School Board went behind closed doors Dec. 10 to talk strategy regarding the upcoming teacher salary negotiations.
"Buying out" higher paid, veteran teachers, was one of the topics for the closed meeting.
Another two-year contract will be on the bargaining table in the coming months. With the school facing about $800,000 in cuts over the next year-and-a-half, the contracts are certain to be closely scrutinized this year.
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