Posts in category "Chicago Teachers' Strike"

Don't close schools. Punish parents.

Don't close schools. Punish parents.
You think the strike is over.  Well the war is just getting started.  Chicago Public Schools will face a $1 billion budget deficit next year and the first item on the chopping block will be school closures. The schools with the lowest reading and math scores combined with students making little to no progress, over... Read more »

10 things to make your kids do while teachers strike

So, I’ve been hearing many kids are actually overjoyed to stay home due to the Chicago Teacher’s Union and Board of Education’s efforts to negotiate contract agreements.  What kid isn’t thrilled about getting in a few extra Z’s? But let’s be clear.  This is not summer vacation. Every parent of a Chicago Public School student knows... Read more »