For Union Bus Aide, 11-Day Strike Took A Financial Toll And She's Pleading For HelpShe stood on the picket lines with her union members in October, and now a Chicago bus aide says she's afraid she'll soon be out in the cold, again, because she can't pay her bills.
Delayed By CTU Strike, Athletes Hit The Pitch For Recruiters, Chance For ScholarshipsCoaches hunting for talent. Players hunting for a home. The final fallout from a teachers strike where the ripple effects may last awhile longer.
Many CPS Teachers Miss Class On First Of Five Make-Up Days; 'If The Teachers Show Up, They Show Up'The Chicago Teachers Union and the city agreed to make up five school days after 11 days were missed due to the strike.
How Are CPS Teachers Getting Post-Strike Makeup Days Off?First, the Chicago Teachers Union demanded more makeup days for time spent on the picket line – and they got some of them, exactly as they wanted. But it turns out teachers won’t be at work anyway on many of those days.
Chicago Teachers Wake Up To New Contract After Vote To AcceptChicago teachers on Saturday woke up to a new contract following an 11-day strike and a vote to accept.
Chicago Teachers Union Votes To Accept Tentative AgreementThe Chicago Teachers Union voted to accept its tentative contract with the city, the union announced late Friday.
Teachers Union To Vote On Tentative Agreement With Chicago Public SchoolsIt’s a big day for Chicago Public School teachers, as voting begins Thurday to ratify their tentative contract.
Teachers' Strike School Make-Up Days AnnouncedAccording to CPS "the make-up days must be scheduled on days on which teachers and CTU staff would not otherwise be paid."
IHSA Challenges Ruling That Allowed CPS Cross-Country Runners To Advance Despite Recent Teachers' StrikeDays after Chicago Public Schools cross-country runners competed in this weekend’s Illinois state sectionals, the Illinois High School Association has filed an appeal – challenging a judge’s earlier ruling that allowed them to participate.
Chicago Teachers Union To Vote Next Week On Tentative Contract Agreement With Chicago Public SchoolsThe Chicago Teachers Union said teachers will vote on the contract on Nov. 14 and 15.
CPS Student Athletes Relieved To Participate In Post-Season After Teachers' StrikeSaturday is the post-season for hundreds of Chicago Public Schools athletes. But for almost two weeks, it was anyone's guess if they'd be able to play because of the Chicago teachers’ Strike.
CPS Cross-Country Runners Headed To Sectionals Saturday After Judge Rules In Their FavorIt’s the goal of all athletes to make it to the postseason – but that dream was in jeopardy for hundreds of students in the Chicago Public Schools thanks to the teachers’ strike. But on Saturday, that had all changed and the finish line was in sight.
School's Back In Session For CPS Students, TeachersSchool's back in session Friday morning for Chicago Public School teachers and students.
After Teachers' Strike, Students Rush To Finish College Applications Before Friday DeadlineIt’s a race to finish college applications by the deadline Friday for some Chicago high school seniors.
With Teachers' Strike Over, Jones Prep Cross-Country Runners Plead To Compete In State SectionalsThe boys’ cross-country team at Jones College Prep issued an urgent plea Thursday asking that the IHSA let them run.