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.
Classes In Session At Charter Schools Despite Teachers' StrikeClasses might be in session on Monday at Chicago’s charter schools, but they aren’t totally unaffected by the strike being staged by the Chicago Teachers Union.
Mixed Emotions, Some Confusion For Parents As Strike BeginsParents of public school students were feeling mixed emotions as they sent kids to half-day programs at scores of Chicago Public Schools sites on Monday during the teachers' strike, while others were confused when they learned teachers had walked off the job.
Zion-Benton School Strike To Continue MondayStudents in the Zion-Benton Township High School District will be out of school for another day Monday.
Workers: Heat Lamps Shined On Hyatt Hotel Picket LineUnion workers say someone turned on the heat lamps in blazing hot broad daylight Thursday, as they walked a picket line in front of the Park Hyatt Hotel.