Strike Deadline

Chicago Teachers Begin First Strike In 25 YearsChicago Public Schools teachers went on strike for the fist time in a quarter century on Monday, after the latest contract talks broke down Sunday with no deal to avert a walkout.
Teacher Contract Impasse Could Leave Parents Caught In CrossfireParents of kids at Chicago Public Schools have a huge stake in teacher contract talks, but no spot at the bargaining table; if there’s a strike, they’re left to wonder, “What will I do with my kids?”
Threat Of Chicago Teachers Strike Casts Shadow All The Way To CharlotteFor Chicagoans, there is no escaping the effort to avert a school strike – not even at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Teachers Rally At Daley Plaza, Lewis Calls Emanuel 'A Liar And A Bully'With a strike deadline now a week away, thousands of Chicago Public Schools teachers and their supporters gathered in Daley Plaza on Monday to take their case for a new contract to the public.