Chicago Teacher Defends Choice To Cross Picket Line During Strike Despite BacklashTeachers who violate the picket line are called scabs, traitors, or deserters. But some are still risking it all.
CPS Teacher, Chess Coach Crosses Picket Line And Goes On Working, And Not For First TimeAt least 20 of the Chicago Public Schools’ more than 300,000 students are still reporting to their teacher right now, after the teacher crossed a picket line during the ongoing strike.
Chess Coach Caught In Union Fight Praised At City HallFriend or foe? It depends on who you ask when talking about the coach of a champion chess team in Chicago.
Chicago Teachers Union Boots Chess Coach For Not Joining One-Day StrikeJoseph Ocol stuck with his kids and brought home a chess championship. Tonight, he’s expelled from the union and wonders if he'll even have a job. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.