Educators’ basic right to join together in a labor union affirmed
New Orleans— The National Labor Relations Board has approved a settlement of a labor complaint filed against International High School of New Orleans, directing the charter school to pay two teachers fired during a union organizing drive.
The teachers, Stephanie Jackson and Frank Ruzicka, were leading members of the push for a union at IHSNO. The NLRB’s Region 15 determined they were illegally targeted for their organizing activities, in contravention of section 8(a)3 of the National Labor Relations Act. In addition to back pay