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.
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.
'Wondering If This Was A Lost Year For Many Children': Gov. Pritzker Highlights P-20 Council Plan For Educators And Families"We have an unparalleled opportunity to revitalize learning and teaching for students and educators. An opportunity to address learning loss."
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.
CPS In-Person Learning Decision Due TuesdayTuesday is the deadline fro parents to tell Chicago Public Schools if their child will be in the classroom for the spring term.
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."
Chicago Public High School Parents Have Been Asked Whether They'll Send Kids Back To Class, And Many Have Serious DoubtsIn just a matter of hours, Chicago Public Schools parents must decide whether they are sending their children back to the classroom. With so little time left in the school year, many are wondering whether it is even worth it.
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."
Naperville District 203 Announces Plan For 5-Day In-Person Learning For K-8 And High School StudentsParents in Naperville are fighting to get kids back in class five days a week, and they got a win Monday night.