Evergreen Park School DIstrict 124
Students in Evergreen Park were headed back to school on Monday, after missing eight days of classes due to a teachers’ strike.
With the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park entering its seventh school day, a local church opened its doors on Thursday for a kids’ club.
After six school days missed due to the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park, parents have started losing their patience with the school district.
Talks to end the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park broke down early Thursday morning, meaning kids will be kept out of class for a third day.
Union representatives for Evergreen Park School District 124 teachers left contract negotiations late Monday and said members will strike Tuesday.
The city of Chicago is not the only municipality where a teacher strike is looming.