Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Teachers Union Say They're Close To A Deal As They Continue Negotiations On COVID SafetyThe district is planning to bring high school students back to in-person learning on Monday.
Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Teachers Union Continue Negotiations Regarding COVID SafetyCPS high school students are due back in the classroom on Monday morning.
CPS, CTU Still In Talks Over Teachers' COVID Safety ConcernsIf the two sides can't reach an agreement, teachers said they will stay home starting Wednesday.
Snag In Negotiations: Chicago Teachers Union Wants To Push Back Return Of High School Students As COVID-19 Cases Rise, CPS Does NotA rapid rise in coronavirus cases in the Chicago area is a big concern for some Chicago teachers.
CPS High School Students Set To Return To Class April 19, But Rising COVID Rates In Chicago Could Be Sticking PointThe target date for Chicago Public Schools high school students to return to class is less than two weeks away.
Deadline To Register For CPS Opt-In Classes Extended To March 23"We want to ensure all interested families have the option to learn in person when the fourth quarter begins on April 19."
CPS Reports Progress With Getting Its Staff Vaccinated For COVID-19, But There Is A Long Way To GoChicago Public Schools leaders said Wednesday that the district is making progress in getting all of its employees vaccinated – or at least offering them vaccinations.
CTU President Jesse Sharkey Had Hand In Writing CPS Letter Announcing High School Return Date -- So Why Did CTU Go On To Slam It?A controversy over a plan to return high school students to in-person learning has left CPS leaders shaking their heads, and the Chicago Teachers Union blaming CPS for a bait-and-switch.
CPS: Making Good Progress On COVID Vaccine Rollout For Its Staff, Vendors"We have no agreement on returning to in-person learning in high schools or any date, nor will there be an agreement until we know our school buildings can reopen safely."
'Extremely Relieved He's Going Back': CPS Students Return To The Classroom Thursday"I know it’s so important for him to be there, because the services that he needs cannot be offered remotely."
CTU Holding Virtual Shiva To Honor Former President Karen LewisThe Chicago Teachers Union will pay respects to its former president Karen Lewis with a virtual shiva.
Chicago Teachers Union Has Until Midnight To Vote On Deal For Returning To ClassIn Chicago's effort to bring kids back to the classroom, the decision is up to the teachers.
Chicago Teachers Union House Of Delegates Sends Tentative Agreement, In-Person Learning Guidelines To Rank-And-File For VoteIf the union votes no, it could trigger a lockout and a strike.
Karen Lewis, Former CTU President, DiesFormer Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis has died.
CPS: Discussions Continue With Chicago Teachers Union 'To Determine If There Is A Pathway' For DealNegotiations continued Saturday between the Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Teachers Union over concerns about a return to in-person learning and COVID-19 transmission – but there had been no resolution as of the evening.