Teachers At Acero Schools Go On Strike; First Charter School Strike In U.S.More than 500 teachers and other staff at Acero charter schools were walking the picket line on Tuesday, after launching the nation’s first teachers strike at a charter school network.
Edgewater Charter School Votes To StrikeTeachers at Passages Charter School have authorized a strike, making it the third charter network in the city to do so in the last 7 months.
CPS Seeking Order To Stop 1-Day Teachers StrikeAttorneys for CPS filed a motion with the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board on Wednesday, seeking an injunction that would block any potential strike, saying the union’s previous one-day strike in 2016 was “illegal.”
Mayor Asks Teachers' Union To Back Off Possible One-Day StrikeNot surprisingly, the mayor said Chicago Public Schools students need more time in the classroom, not less, but the mayor did not lash out at the teachers’ union for suggesting a possible one-day strike on May 1.
ASPIRA Teachers Agree To Tentative Deal To Avoid Charter School StrikeTeachers from the ASPIRA school network have reached a tentative contract agreement with management, averting what would have been the first charter school strike in the U.S.
ASPIRA Charter Union Reaches Tentative Agreement To Avoid StrikeThe agreement will be put to a vote by the union’s rank-and-file members at some point in the next 10 days, according to union spokeswoman Chris Geovanis.
Aspira Charter School Teachers Set March 17 Strike DateTeachers and staff for the Aspira charter school network said they plan to go on strike on March 17, if they can’t reach agreement with management on a new contract.
UNO Network Avoids First-Ever Charter School Teachers' StrikeA week after the Chicago Public Schools dodged its second major teachers strike in four years, one of the city’s largest charter school networks averted its own strike with a tentative contract agreement.
UNO Charter School Network Teachers Authorize StrikeThe strike would be the first in U.S. history of a charter school or charter network.
Chicago Teachers Union Holds Off On Setting Strike DateThe Chicago Teachers Union did not vote to set a strike date at a meeting of union’s house of delegates Wednesday.
Chicago Teachers Union Reportedly Backing Off May Strike PlansDespite rejecting a four-year contract recommended by an independent fact-finder, the Chicago Teachers Union might not be going on strike before the end of the school year.