UNO Network Avoids First-Ever Charter School Teachers' StrikeA week after the Chicago Public Schools dodged its second major teachers strike in four years, one of the city’s largest charter school networks averted its own strike with a tentative contract agreement.
UNO Charter School Network Teachers Authorize StrikeThe strike would be the first in U.S. history of a charter school or charter network.
SEC Charges UNO Charter School Group With FraudThe SEC alleges the school operator and United Neighborhood Organization of Chicago failed to disclose a multimillion-dollar contract with a windows company owned by the brother of one of its senior officers.
UNO Touts Study Showing Charter Students Outperform PeersThe United Neighborhood Organization was hailing a new study it claimed shows that UNO charter schools are doing a great job educating low-income students.
UNO Chief Steps Down From Board Amid School Contract ScandalThe leader of the United Neighborhood Organization – the city's largest charter school operator – said Tuesday the group is making big changes to resolve ethical problems, in hopes of winning back state funding for a new high school.
Students Take Part In Schoolwide Ceremony To Commemorate 9/11Thousands of students from UNO Charter Schools rallied outside their classrooms Friday to honor the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.