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.
Children With Special Needs Will Have Limited Options During Teachers' StrikeSchool buildings will still be open for students even with classes canceled on Thursday for an imminent teachers’ strike, but not every child can go.
Chicago Teachers' Strike Is 7th Of Past 40 YearsThe latest Chicago Public Schools is the city’s first teachers’ strike in seven years, and the seventh in the past 40.
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.
Contingency Plans In Place For Students In Case Of Teachers StrikeFamilies are scrambling to make plans in case a Chicago Teachers Union Strike happens.
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.
CTU Announces Progress In Contract Bargaining As Strike Date LoomsThe Chicago Teachers Union has yet to reach an agreement with Chicago Public Schools, but CTU officials said they've opened the way to a "path" to an agreement.
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.
As Possible Chicago Teachers Strike Looms, What Are The Key Issues?Chicago’s teachers could go on strike as early as next week, unless its union and the district reach an agreement on a new contract.
Chicago Teachers Union Says Class Sizes Are Too Big; CPS Says Problem Is Already Being AddressedThe Chicago Teachers Union took issue with class sizes Wednesday, while Chicago Public Schools officials said they are working to combat the problem – as the days count down to a possible teachers’ strike.