This is an open message to the El Centro Elementary district school board and its numerous administrators.
R: is for a (resolution) of our contract negotiations.
E: is for (equity) in salaries for teachers, as compared to administrators.
S: is for a (school board) that is demonstrating a lack of respect for its teachers.
P: is for (parents), who are our students first teachers.
E: is for (empty), the way we will feel next school year without 25 of our classified colleagues.
C: is for fair (contract) language.
T: is for (teachers), who are more valuable to our communities' children than administrators.
MICHAEL A. BOBBITT