CHICAGO (CBS)– Bourbonnais elementary school teachers will go on strike Thursday morning.
The teachers union made the announcement right before midnight.READ MORE: Lightfoot On Shooting Death Of 13-Year-Old By CPD, His Access To A Gun: 'No Evidence Whatsoever Adam Toledo Shot At The Police'
Teachers are asking for staff raises, while keeping insurance and retirement benefits. The union says teachers have been working without a contract since the beginning of the school year.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: State Reports Highest One-Day Death Toll In More Than A Month
Members will begin picketing at 8 a.m.
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