Chicago Teachers Union: 'The Mayor Today Has Dashed Our Hopes For A Quick Settlement'The mayor says Chicago Public Schools students “cannot afford to be out of school for any longer.”
Chicago Teachers' Strike: Teachers Report Some 'Wins' But Work To Be Done, School On Monday CanceledThe Chicago teachers’ strike stretched into its fourth day on Sunday, and it is set to stretch into its third school day on Monday.
Union, CPS Resume Contract Talks, Mayor Lightfoot Sees Progress, But Expects No Classes MondayAs the Chicago teachers' strike enters its third day, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she hopes to "continue to see some progress" in negotiations, but she also cast doubt that students would return to class on Monday.
School Canceled For Friday; No Deal As Teachers' Strike ContinuesAs 25,000 teachers walked off the job and hit the picket Thursday, union and CPS negotiators met to resume efforts to hammer out an agreement.
LIVE UPDATES: Thousands March In The Loop For Chicago Teachers Union RallyThe Chicago Teachers Union rally is underway as thousands of protesters march through The Loop Thursday.
Why Did Chicago Teachers Go On Strike? Five Things You Should Know About The Work StoppageTeachers and other staff are on strike at Chicago Public Schools, after contract talks between CPS and the Chicago Teachers Union stalled.
Student Athletes Worried About Strike Impact On Playoff ChancesAthletes hoping for scholarships and teams hoping for playoff berths inside Chicago Public Schools are also hoping strike wraps up quickly.
Chicago Teachers' Strike: What School Positions Are Covered Under The Union Contract?The Chicago Teachers Union is expected to go on strike on Thursday, as it continues to bargain with Chicago Public Schools to negotiate a new contract.
Chicago Public Schools To Cancel Classes Thursday; Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says 'CTU Hasn't Gotten The Message'Barring a breakthrough sometime Wednesday, the Chicago Teachers Union bargaining team has recommended a strike starting Thursday. Meanwhile some agencies are getting ready for an influx of students if teachers walk out.
Chicago Teachers Union President: 'Our Recommendation Is That There Be A Strike'Delegates will have the final say with a vote on Wednesday, but the president of the Chicago Teachers Union said Tuesday night that the union is recommending a teachers’ strike.
Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations With City Wrap Up With No Deal Monday NightNgotiations between the Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Teachers Union wrapped up for the night with no deal Monday, as the days count down before a strike could go ahead.
Possible CTU Strike Leaves Parents Scrambling To Make Child-Care PlansThis leaves many families in limbo, scrambling to make plans if school is not in session, and some come at a cost.
Chicago Teachers Union To March Through City Three Days Ahead Of Strike; Negotiations Resume This MorningThe Chicago Teachers Union is just three days away from going on strike if a new contract isn't reached with the city. The teachers plan to hold an indoor rally and then march through the city Monday afternoon but say they're not expecting any negotiations before then.
Chicago Teachers' Strike Could Keep Some High School Athletes From State PlayoffsHigh school athletes could be on the sidelines if Chicago Public Schools teachers go on strike.
Mayor Lightfoot Fears Chicago Teachers Union 'Determined To Strike At All Costs'; Union Calls Latest CPS Offer 'Frankly ... Insulting'The union, however, has called the city's latest offer "a joke." “We’re talking about an offer that frankly was insulting to us," CTU President Jesse Sharkey said.