Posts tagged "Longer School Day"

CTU Strike: What The Contract Means for Parents and the Children

CTU Strike: What The Contract Means for Parents and the Children
              When the teachers went on strike, they weren’t just focused on evaluations and job security. They were out there to help improve schools. Here are ten ways the tentative agreement will benefit the students directly. More Money For School Supplies. Teachers will now be reimbursed for $250 of... Read more »

CTU Strike and City Colleges : Two Voices, Same Dialogue

Most of the media coverage of the education crisis in Chicago has been around the Chicago Teacher’s Union decision to strike. Yet, that is not the only battle happening in Chicago’s education scene. Chicago’s community colleges are facing the same struggles our K-12 education system is. Community colleges are heralded as a more economical way... Read more »

What the Longer School Day in Chicago Really Means

Most of the people reading this blog are at least done with the K-12 education position of their lives. Yet, public education reform continues to affect their lives even after their high school graduation caps are thrown in the air. For example, how is the longer school day in Chicago going to work? Chicago has... Read more »
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