By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Another negotiation session will take place on Wednesday between Mars Area School District teachers and the school board.READ MORE: Trump-Backed Candidate Bob Paduchik Tapped To Head Ohio Republican Party
Teachers and the district are still working to strike a deal for a new contract.
While both sides have reached tentative agreements on some issues, certain issues are keeping the two sides at odds.READ MORE: Police Arrest Man Accused Of Shooting Neighbor In The Arm After Dispute
Teachers are looking for raises of at least 4.5% per year and the board has offered between 3-3.7%.
Talks will resume today at 5:30 p.m.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Heavy Rainfall, Flood Watches And Warnings Issued
If a deal is not reached, teachers are set to strike on Friday.