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Will a Teacher Strike Accomplish Anything?

Peter Cunningham | Posted 10.09.2016 | Chicago
Peter Cunningham

On Tuesday, October 11, public school teachers in Chicago may go on strike, suspending the education of nearly 400,000 children and forcing parents to...

CPS -- A Petulant Child That Feigns Never Having Heard "No" Before

Dave Stieber | Posted 02.03.2017 | Chicago
Dave Stieber

Yes, making sure a teacher is reasonably protected from the craziness that is CPS and paid fairly is still doing what is best for kids. A fair contract helps keep outstanding teachers from leaving this jacked up mayorally controlled undemocratic school system.

CPS Releases Plan To Fund First Year Of New Teacher Contract

Reuters | Posted 12.05.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO, Oct 5 (Reuters) - The Chicago Public Schools would rely mainly on one-time measures to cover the $103 million, first-year cost of a new tea...

Teachers File Unfair Labor Grievance, Say Strike Is Still On

Posted 09.07.2012 | Chicago

Chicago Teachers Union members are one day closer to their planned Sept. 10 walkout, and on Wednesday they confirmed that that strike date wasn't goin...

City, Teachers Union At Odds As Strike Deadline Looms

The Huffington Post | Joe Erbentraut | Posted 09.05.2012 | Chicago

With Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in Charlotte, N.C. for the Democratic National Convention, local and national media alike did not take long to note th...