CTU Holds Car Caravan To Protest CPS Decision To Return To In-Person LearningDozens of teachers taught outside earlier this week, after CPS locked remote teaching accounts.
CPS Says 145 Teachers And Staff Were 'Absent Without Leave' On Monday, Won't Be Paid If They Don't Show Up TuesdayThe Chicago Public Schools on Monday said 145 school employees were classified as “absent without leave” as in-person classes for some students resumed.
'This Plan Is Dangerous': CTU Speaks Out Monday As Chicago Public Schools Resume In-Person ClassesPre-kindergarten and some special education classes are set to resume in person.
Chicago Public Schools To Resume In-Person Classes On Monday, But Not Clear How Many Teachers Will Show UpThe Chicago Public Schools will resume some in-person classes on Monday, but it remained unclear whether teachers will actually show up.
CTU: Teachers Should Be Able To Opt Out Of In-Person Learning Because Of COVIDCPS CEO Doctor Janice Jackson said many CPS parents are essential workers, and don't have the option of staying home and supporting remote learning.
CPS Says In-Person Learning Will Resume Next Week; CTU Continues Strike ConsiderationBoth the teachers union and Chicago Public Schools held press conferences Tuesday morning, in what is becoming a showdown over remote versus in-person learning.
Chicago Teachers Union A Step Closer To Strike Vote Over Concerns About COVID Safety In CPS SchoolsThe Chicago Teachers Union is one step closer to a strike vote over what they call the unsafe return to school buildings.
CTU Says Some Chicago Public Schools Teachers Won't Be Returning Monday; Majority Of Aldermen Sign Onto Letter Expressing Safety ConcernsThe Chicago Teachers Union on Sunday said a substantial number of teachers will not be returning to in-person work on Monday on the grounds that schools are unsafe amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Setback For CTU: Plea Rejected To Keep Kids From In Person LearaningLast week, CPS officials said they've been talking to CTU since November 1, but the union has not provided any specific proposal to improve the district's current plan.
Chicago Teachers Union Concerned About School Ventilation As Students Return To In Person LearningA CPS spokesperson said that since the beginning of the pandemic, the district has followed the best available guidance from experts and scientists.
While Calling For Injunction That Could Delay CPS Reopening Plan, Chicago Teachers Union Says Strike Is Not Off TableDeadlines and demands were issued Monday with regard to the return to in-person classes for Chicago Public Schools students.
CPS Announces Second Quarter Plan To Reopen Schools For Pre-K, Intensive Cluster ProgramsCPS said schools will begin second quarter with learning at home with the goal of reopening schools to specified programs.
CTU: There Are Ways To Improve Remote LearningAnother union goal is giving more CPS students safe access to school psychologists and other clinicians.
CTU Files Complaint Against CPS Regarding COVID-19 SafetyThose workers said not everyone at CPS is wearing masks or practicing safe social distancing.
CTU Organizing Car Caravan Monday, Demands Remote Learning For CPS In The FallMore than 20 community groups are forming a car caravan to urge the city to put safety first when it comes to this fall's education plan.