I think that Rocky was pretty universally respected and admired by faculty and the district,'' said Carl Friedlander
, president of the Los Angeles College Faculty Guild.
Meanwhile, the Los Angeles college districts which helped launch the new trend, is getting ready to break ground on its first projects, after a smooth start, according to Carl Friedlander
, president-of the Los Angeles College Faculty Guid, AFT 1521, who helped campaign for the bond's passage.
, president of the Los Angeles College Faculty Guild, noted that ``the economic and social health of the region to a significant extent depends'' on the district being run well.
Volunteers staffed a series of phone banks set up at the union headquarters of the American Federation of Teachers and elsewhere, and state legislators even lent out their expert campaign consultants in the last few days of the campaign, according to Carl Friedlander
, head of the AFT Local 1521 and an English professor at Los Angeles City College.
Faculty union leader Carl Friedlander
said he had high expectations for Field.
In terms of pay, this raise will bring the district into the middle of the pack among some 70 community college districts in California, said Carl Friedlander
, American Federation of Teachers guild president.
That turnaround has renewed a faculty hope for raises that would bring their pay into the top third of community college teachers' salaries in the state, said Carl Friedlander
, president of the American Federation of Teachers College Guild, Local 1521.
It moved us up from rock bottom,'' said Carl Friedlander
, guild president.
It's not where you are, it's how you're moving that triggers the penalties,'' said Carl Friedlander
, who heads the district's faculty union.
, head of the union representing faculty and part-time instructors at the colleges, said his members will not be taking voluntary days off because it would interrupt courses.
We're saying we're not going to reopen contracts but we're willing to talk to them about other ways to eliminate the deficit,'' said Carl Friedlander
, president of the union branch of the American Federation of Teachers.
We believe it would lead to the Balkanization of the board,'' said Carl Friedlander
, president of the American Federation of Teachers' College Guild.