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Teachers picket outside Gary Elementary School in West Chicago, on the first day of a strike for Elementary School District 33. (Credit: Nancy Harty/WBBM)

School Strike Over In West Chicago

More than 4,000 students in West Chicago will return to classrooms Thursday morning after teachers and school district officials hammered out a “tentative agreement” that ends a three-day strike.

02/07/2013

Teachers picket outside Gary Elementary School in West Chicago, on the first day of a strike for Elementary School District 33. (Credit: Nancy Harty/WBBM)

Contract Talks Resume In West Chicago Teachers’ Strike

The board tendered a revised contract offer to the teachers at 7:15 p.m.

WBBM Newsradio–02/05/2013

Teachers picket outside Gary Elementary School in West Chicago, on the first day of a strike for Elementary School District 33. (Credit: Nancy Harty/WBBM)

Teachers Go On Strike In West Chicago

Elementary school teachers in West Chicago hit the picket lines on Monday, after going on strike.

02/04/2013

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Grayslake School Board Member Got Threatening Call During Teachers’ Strike

A member of the Grayslake Community Consolidated School District 46 board has offered a $500 reward to find out who left her a threatening phone call when teachers were on strike last week.

WBBM Newsradio–01/25/2013

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Teachers’ Strike In Grayslake Over

Teachers and administrators have reached a tentative agreement, ending the school strike in Grayslake.

01/21/2013

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Mediator Brought In To Help Settle Grayslake Teachers’ Strike

Striking teachers in Grayslake Elementary District 46 and representatives of the school board are scheduled to meet with a federal mediator on Thursday.

01/17/2013

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Grayslake Teachers On Strike, Talks To Resume Thursday

About 4,000 elementary and middle school students in northwest suburban Grayslake and other nearby suburbs were missing school Wednesday, after their teachers went on strike late Tuesday night.

01/16/2013

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Teachers In West Chicago, Grayslake Nearing Strike

Two local school districts are facing possible teachers’ strikes, and one could come as soon as Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2013

District 300 teachers picket in Algonquin near Jacobs High School. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Newsradio)

Carpentersville Area Teachers’ Strike Over After Tentative Deal

A teachers’ strike in the state’s sixth largest school district has ended, after Community Unit School District 300 in the northwest suburbs reached a tentative contract agreement with its 1,300 union teachers.

12/04/2012

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Carpentersville Area Teachers Union Calls For Strike

Teachers in Community Unit School District 300 will strike Tuesday, according to the Local Education Association of District 300.

12/03/2012

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Geneva Teachers Reach Deal, Avoid Strike

Teachers and school board members of Geneva Unit School District 304 negotiated into the night Sunday in hopes of avoiding a strike in the far west suburban system.

11/11/2012

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Teachers In Geneva To Go On Strike Monday

Carol Young, president of the Geneva Education Association

11/09/2012

Teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity in Highland Park. (CBS)

Highland Park Teachers Reach Deal, School In Session Today

Teachers and the school board in Highland Park have reached a settlement, ending a one-day strike.

10/17/2012

Teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity in Highland Park. (CBS)

Highland Park, Highwood Teachers On Strike

School teachers in Highland Park and Highwood went on strike Tuesday, canceling classes for 4,500 students in North Shore School District 112.

10/16/2012

Teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity in Highland Park. (CBS)

Down To Wire In Highland Park; Will Teachers Strike?

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports from Highland Park, where teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity.

10/15/2012

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North Shore School District Teachers May Strike Tomorrow

Teachers apart of the North Shore School District tell CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman, that if they can’t reach an agreement tonight during contract negotiations, they will begin striking tomorrow.

CBS 2–10/15/2012

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Carpentersville Teachers Vote To Authorize Strike

By a margin of 97 percent in favor, the Local Educators Association of District 300 — the teachers union in Carpentersville — ratified a resolution Sunday to authorize a strike.

10/15/2012

Central Junior High School in Evergreen Park. (Credit: CBS)

Evergreen Park Students To Return To Class After Strike Ends

Students in Evergreen Park were headed back to school on Monday, after missing eight days of classes due to a teachers’ strike.

10/15/2012

Teachers at Prairie Grove School District 46 celebrate after reaching a tentative contract agreement with the district on Oct. 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

North Suburban Teachers’ Strike Ends After One Day

A teachers’ strike at Prairie Grove School District 46, in that suburb and part of Crystal Lake, has ended after just one missed day of school.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2012

Teacher Deneen Pajeau and Board President Kathy Rohan announce the end of the teachers' strike in Evergreen Park. (CBS)

Tentative Agreement In Evergreen Park Teachers’ Strike

The school board and teachers in Evergreen Park have reportedly reached a tentative agreement to end the strike.

10/12/2012

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