CTU President Karen Lewis Denies Plans To Strike This FallChicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis denied any eminent strike.
CPS Prepares Budget That Assumes Peace With TeachersThe Chicago Teachers Union signaled members won't fall in line automatically.
Final Plans In Place For Friday's One-Day Chicago Teachers StrikeSchool officials unveiled final plans to accommodate the children who won't get regular instruction.
Not All CPS Teachers Taking Part In April 1 WalkoutWBBM's Nancy Harty spoke with one union member who plans to go to his classroom instead.
Latest CPS Offer Gets Frosty Reception From CTUThe teachers union is taking a dim view, but the head of the Chicago Public Schools is talking about a new contract offer in hopes of heading off a strike threat, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Chicago Teachers Rally For New ContractCBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports from Grant Park.
Most Chicago Teachers Would Strike, Vote IndicatesSome 97 percent of members voting — with 95 percent participation among the 27,000 CTU members casting ballots in the mock vote last Thursday — said to strike, the Chicago-Sun Times is reporting.
CTU President: Contract Talks Haven't Broken DownKaren Lewis says meetings with public school officials have been very cordial and teachers have even been willing to take a pay freeze.
CPS Won't Offer 1-Year Extension To Teachers’ ContractThursday, April 30, was the last day the cash-strapped and shaken school district could offer the extension permitted in the teachers’ current contract
Karen Lewis Endorses Emanuel Opponent For MayorChicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis, who is undergoing treatment for a brain tumor, is seen in a video posted online Friday endorsing mayoral candidate Jesus Garcia.
Reports Of Lewis' Condition Raises Awareness About Brain TumorsA Chicago neurosurgeon says there are some warning signs to keep in mind, when trying to differentiate between a run-of-the-mill headache and something worse. CBS 2's Marissa Bailey reports.
Teachers Union President Still Considering Run Against EmanuelShe's not filed any papers or formed any formal committees. But when pressed, Karen Lewis admits that behind the scenes, there's plenty going on. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.