Posts tagged "teachers strike"

Chicago Teachers' Strike Continues & Parents Are Unhappy

Teachers in the nation’s third largest school system will continue to strike this week, after Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) delegates refused to call an end to the walkout. If you’ve been following the negotiations, like most of us here in Chicago have been, this development is likely to come as a surprise. All weekend there’d... Read more »

Chicago Teachers Strike: Resources for Families

Wow, what a tumultuous night for Chicago families, teachers and city leaders. As more information about the negotiations comes out, it gets harder to determine who’s to blame. Schools without air-conditioning or libraries, teachers working longer hours and feeling inadequately compensated, a city that’s basically bankrupt, a need for reform that includes teacher evaluations; no... Read more »