Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis Undergoes Medical ProcedureChicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis is undergoing brain surgery on Wednesday, sources said.
CPS Leaders Promise Student Safety After Sexual Abuse ReportsThe head of Chicago Public Schools is promising to take action after a report that the school district failed to protect students from sexual abuse.
Chicago Teachers Union: Mice and Roaches Infest Elementary SchoolThe Chicago Teachers Union says a school on the city's Southwest side is infested with mice and cockroaches.
School Board To Vote On Englewood High School Consolidation PlanMembers of the Chicago Teachers Union have said the entire plan should be scrapped.
CTU To Vote On Merging With Charter School UnionMembers of the Chicago Teacher’s Union are voting today on a plan to merge their union with a union representing charter school teachers.
CTU Opposes School Board Plan About Relaxing EthicsThe Chicago Teacher’s Union is speaking out against a plan by the School Board to relax ethics rules so that a former board member can become the Chief Operating Officer.
Teachers Union Calls For Mayor To Halt Plans To Close SchoolsThe Chicago Teachers Union delivered a letter to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office at City Hall on Monday, offering advice for interim Chicago Public Schools CEO Janice Jackson, and calling for a halt to planned school closings.
CPS Plan To Shutter 4 Englewood Schools Sparks ProtestsThe stage is set for a showdown between the Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Teachers Union, over the district’s plan to close several South Side schools.
Four Englewood High Schools Set To CloseThe Chicago Teachers Union is blasting city officials over what, it claims, are plans to close all four schools in Englewood.
Teachers Union President Karen Lewis Suffers 'Small And Annoying Stroke'"It was so minor that doctors could barely see it upon my initial examination, so please know that my spirits are high," Lewis said.
As CPS Begins New Year, Union Seeking To Restore Slashed FundingCTU has called on the city to reinstate a “head tax” on businesses, and use surplus TIF dollars to increase school funding.