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.
With No Deal Between CPS, CTU; Lightfoot Calls For Some Teachers To Return To Schools Monday Or Get Locked Out"We’re deeply disappointed that the mayor has chosen to stop negotiating and instead move to lock out educators and shut down schools rather than work out our differences."
Chicago Public Schools Students Will Be In Remote Learning Again Thursday; No Deal Yet With Chicago Teachers UnionThe director for the Centers for Disease Control said on Wednesday that vaccinations are not required to return to in-person learning.
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."
Contract Negotiations Resume Amid Prospect Heights Teachers StrikeThe two sides will be back at the table only hours after rejecting a four-year proposal that the board characterized as its “best and final” offer.
Rauner "Not Familiar" With Senate Republicans' Letter To IranIt’s been one of the biggest national stories of the week, but Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday said he’s “not familiar” with a letter 47 Republican U.S. senators sent to the leaders of Iran, amid the Obama administration’s efforts to negotiate a nuclear deal.
Durbin: GOP Letter To Iran "A New Low" That Undermines Nuclear NegotiationsThe White House and top Democrats in Congress have accused a coalition of 47 Republican senators of attempting to undermine President Barack Obama’s efforts to negotiate an end to Iran’s nuclear program.
State Intervenes In Waukegan Teachers StrikeThe chairman of the state's board of education says he'll stay with negotiators until a new contract is hammered out.
Waukegan School Board Adjourns Meeting Amid Parent AngerSchool officials say the audience would not come to order, making an open discussion impossible.
Negotiators In Waukegan Teachers Strike Won't Resume Talking Until MondayNegotiators will take the weekend off in the strike by teachers in Waukegan District 60, and Monday classes have been cancelled.
Waukegan Schools Won't Open Immediately, Even If Teachers Strike Ends: OfficialsThe first stumbling block is food. Federal law requires the district to have milk on hand for all 17,000 students, along with nutritious food.
No School Friday For Waukegan School District Where Teachers Are StrikingLabor negotiations resumed Thursday night following an angry exchange of accusations in the six-day-old strike by teachers in Waukegan District 60 schools.
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