Chicago Public Schools To Cancel Classes Thursday; Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says 'CTU Hasn't Gotten The Message'Barring a breakthrough sometime Wednesday, the Chicago Teachers Union bargaining team has recommended a strike starting Thursday. Meanwhile some agencies are getting ready for an influx of students if teachers walk out.
Teacher Strike Cancels Classes At Four Charter SchoolsTeachers at the four Chicago International Charter Schools are on strike.
McHenry School District To Make Offer To Striking TeachersThousands of students remain in limbo as a teacher strike continues for McHenry High School District 156.
Prospect Heights School District, Teachers Meet As Strike LoomsParents in one northwest suburb are scrambling to find childcare after teachers threaten a strike.
Parents Increasingly Worried About How To Handle Teachers' StrikeAs the clock counts down for negotiations and teachers talk about plans for a possible strike, parents and children alike are increasingly worried about what a walkout will mean for them.
Teachers Union Talks Strike Preps As Negotiations Press OnNegotiations between teachers and the Chicago Public Schools were to resume at noon Saturday, in hopes of averting a Chicago teachers' strike that could begin next week.
Teachers' Strike Still Looming In Lake ForestA teachers' strike continues to loom in the affluent North Shore town of Lake Forest.
Families Dreading Possibility Of A Teachers' StrikeIf Chicago Public Schools teachers go on strike, how will it affect their families?
CPS, Teachers Express Hope That Teacher Strike Will Be AvertedThe countdown continues for a potential teacher strike, but both sides are using words like “hopeful” and “optimistic” to describe the state of the negotiations as it stands now.
Teachers' Strikes May Be Coming In Evergreen Park, Lake ForestThe city of Chicago is not the only municipality where a teacher strike is looming.
Teachers' Union: No Plans To Set Strike Date, School Will Open On TimeChicago Public Schools parents can count on one thing – there will be school on the day after Labor Day, the first day of classes for hundreds of thousands of students.
CPS Working on Contingency Plan As Teachers Inch Closer To StrikeWhat happens if your kids show up at school, and the teachers don't? As the Chicago Teachers Union moved a step closer to a strike, the Chicago Board of Education was discussing what do do if teachers actually walk off the job.
Emanuel, Brizard Tout Longer School Day As Year Begins For Some SchoolsA teacher strike is still a possibility next month, but on Monday morning, classes began as scheduled at about a third of the schools in the Chicago Public Schools system.
Both Sides Say They Want Resolution Before Teacher Strike Could HappenMore than 90 percent of teachers in the Chicago Public Schools voted to authorize a strike this week, in a move that the Chicago Teachers Union believes will provide a leg up in negotiations starting next month.
Chicago Teachers Vote To Authorize StrikeChicago teachers have voted to authorize a strike, setting the stage for intense contract negotiations to avoid a possible walkout in the fall.