After Talks Stall With CTU, CPS Tells Parents To 'Keep Your Children Home' Wednesday"Without assurance that there is adequate teaching staff for in-person learning, we must prioritize student safety and ask that parents keep their children home for remote learning tomorrow."
CPS, CTU Continue In-Person Learning Negotiations As Teachers Are Set To Return Wednesday“We believe it will be possible for nearly all of our members to be vaccinated by the end of next month."
CPS Moves Return Date For Teachers To Wednesday After Chicago Teachers Union Votes Against Return To In-Person LearningChicago Teachers Union members voted Sunday to defy an order from Chicago Public Schools to return to in-person instruction.
Some Parents Plead For In-Person Learning As Chicago Teachers Union Votes On Authorizing Teachers To Stay RemoteAs the coronavirus pandemic rages on, so does the battle over returning to in-person learning at Chicago Public Schools.
Parents To Protest Outside Chicago Teachers Union, Urge Teachers Not To Strike Over Return To In-Person LearningWith talk of a school strike in the air, a group of Chicago Public Schools parents will protest outside the Chicago Teachers Union headquarters Saturday.
Chicago Public Schools Plan To Return To In-Person Learning Monday, But Teachers Refuse To Come BackThe district is ready, but the next round of teachers is refusing to come back on Monday.
CTU House Of Delegates Passes Resolution Allowing Teachers To Work Remotely When CPS Schools Reopen For K-8 EducationThe Chicago Teachers Union’s House of Delegates on Wednesday evening passed a resolution authorizing all Chicago Public School teachers represented by the union to work remotely only.
Chicago Faith Leaders Show Support For CPS Teachers Hesitant To Return To Class Because Of COVIDThey say the pressure on teachers to return to classrooms is heartbreaking.
CPS Parents Concerned About COVID Safety As Students Return To ClassCPS confirmed the letter, but said the school sent it without district approval.
CPS Teachers Instruct Students From Outside School Board President's Home, Saying They Want Buildings To Be Safe Before ReturningCPS in-person learning for kindergarten through eight grade students is set to resume on February 1.
CPS 'Pods' For Kids With COVID Symptoms Raising Concerns; 'They Are A Last Resort'"We have put in, as a last resort, some of those same structures that hospital are using when there is overflow."
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.
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.
COVID-19 And Schools: Only One-Third Of CPS Students Plan To Return To In-Person Learning In JanuaryA majority of Chicago parents say they are keeping their children at home as Chicago Public Schools plans to head back to the classroom in a matter of weeks.