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Will the LAUSD employee strike go past its three-day mark?

About 1,000 Los Angeles Unified District schools remain closed on Wednesday as union workers strike against the district to get a 30% pay raise, respect on the job and more staff.

The strike has the support of as many as 60,000 members of the Local 99 of Service Employees International Union and United Teachers Los Angeles.

Demonstrators walked off the job on Tuesday and Wednesday and the strike will continue until Thursday unless union leaders and the school district agree on a deal.

But what happens if no deal is reached in time?

Officials told KTLA that SEIU Local 99 members are still planning to return to their job sites on Friday. The move would likely reopen all LAUSD schools that have been closed since the strike began.

The official LAUSD Twitter account announced Tuesday afternoon that district officials have been communicating with SEIU Local 99 members. Still, no resolution has been announced.

Even though schools are closed, the school district and Los Angeles County have announced multiple resources to help parents and students.

LAUSD parents can check the district website for real-time updates on the strike and select schools are open for free student supervision.

Mayor Karen Bass announced Tuesday that select parks and recreation centers will double as after-school program centers for LAUSD parents.

The Los Angeles Zoo and libraries have also opened its doors to students and parents during the strike.

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