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.
Breaking Down The Claims About Money: CPS Vs. The Chicago Teachers UnionTalks between the striking Chicago Teachers Union and Chicago Public Schools negotiators were on the verge of a breakdown on Tuesday.
CPS Parent Says She's Taking On Extra Work, Running Out Of Options As Teachers' Strike Presses OnThe Chicago Public Schools will be closed again on Wednesday as a teachers’ strike presses on for what will be fifth school day – and some parents are getting fed up with the battle between both sides.
CPS Teacher, Chess Coach Crosses Picket Line And Goes On Working, And Not For First TimeAt least 20 of the Chicago Public Schools’ more than 300,000 students are still reporting to their teacher right now, after the teacher crossed a picket line during the ongoing strike.
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.”