Classes Canceled Wednesday With No Deal After CTU Delegates Meet; Lightfoot And CPS Accuse Union Of Stalling Over 'Political Agenda'The Chicago Teachers Union has called a meeting of its 800-member house of delegates for Wednesday evening, as negotiations continue on a deal to end the ongoing teachers' strike at Chicago Public Schools.
Chicago Teacher Defends Choice To Cross Picket Line During Strike Despite BacklashTeachers who violate the picket line are called scabs, traitors, or deserters. But some are still risking it all.
School Canceled Again Tuesday Amid Teachers' Strike, Advocate Suggests New Idea To Help Student AthletesTuesday will mark the ninth day of missed class for Chicago Public Schools students.
City Announces Tentative Agreement With SEIU Local 73, Representing 7,500 CPS Support Staff -- But Teachers' Strike ContinuesThe union representing some Chicago Public Schools support staff has come to a tentative agreement with the city – but that has no effect on the teachers’ strike.
Effects Of Teachers' Strike Are Felt As Cross Country Runners Stand Together Despite IneligibilityThe Chicago Teachers Union and the school board met all day and into the night Saturday behind closed doors at Malcolm X College.
CPS Leader Accuses Chicago Teachers Union Of 'Breach Of Trust'; CTU President Jesse Sharkey Remains Optimistic About Chances Of A Deal By MondayTeachers have been on strike since Oct. 17, and students have missed seven days of class as a result, matching the length of the last Chicago teachers' strike in 2012.
Chicago Teachers' Strike: Rally Planned For Union Park After 'A Lot Of Progress' In Latest TalksAs the Chicago teachers’ strike enters its 10th calendar day, teachers and their supporters plan to rally at Union Park, while some CPS student runners plan to show up to a regional meet at Lincoln Park, even though they can’t compete.
Chicago Teachers Rally At Buckingham Fountain, March Downtown On 7th School Day Of StrikeStriking teachers marched in the Loop and in Grant Park on Friday, a day after both the Chicago Teachers Union and the Chicago Public Schools reported progress in a strike that has now gone on for seven school days.
CPS Cancels Classes For Friday, Marking 7th School Day Of Strike, Matching 2012 Work StoppageNegotiators were back at the table on Thursday, but CPS said the union's House of Delegates had not scheduled a vote to end the strike as of 4 p.m., so the district could not hold classes on Friday.
Parent Urges CPS, Striking Teachers To 'Swallow Your Pride' And Get Deal Done By Friday; 'It Is A Failure By Both Sides'With the Chicago teachers' strike now marking six days without classes at Chicago Public Schools, at least one parent is urging both the district and the union to "swallow your pride" and compromise to resolve their disputes so kids can be back in school by Friday.
As CPS Students Miss 6th Day Of Class Due To Teachers' Strike, Union Planning Saturday RallyAll signs point to the Chicago teachers strike stretching at least into the weekend.
CPS Cancels Class For Thursday, Following Massive Rally By Striking Teachers DowntownChicago Public Schools students will miss a sixth day of class due to the ongoing teachers strike, as negotiations between CPS and the Chicago Teachers Union continue.
Chicago Teachers' Strike Demands: Is A Nurse In Every School The Exception Or The Norm?CBS 2’s Chris Tye showed us Wednesday whether the issue of nurses in every school is the norm or the exception.
Attorney Hopes To Secure Place For Jones Prep Cross-Country Team In Regionals Despite Teachers' StrikeA Chicago Public Schools cross-country team has lawyered up – now looking for a way to keep their season alive as teachers are on strike.
CTU Strike Continues, Wednesday Will Be Fifth Day Of Canceled Classes For CPS Studentstudents will be missing a fifth day of school on Wednesday as a teachers’ strike continues.