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Good Organizing Was Key to CTU Victories

Barbara Popovic | Posted 11.22.2012 | Chicago
Barbara Popovic

If you were following the CTU strike, you might have been dismayed by the union's failure to suspend the strike last Sunday night. We have an inside perspective from UIC Professor Steven Ashby, who helped organize the contract campaign.

Will Performance Pay For CPS Principals Improve Student Achievement?

Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday unveiled details of his newly proposed merit pay program for Chicago Public Schools principals. The program will of...

Chicago Public Schools: Principals' Clout Limited As Aldermen Admit To Lobbying

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Getting in to one of Chicago's magnet or selective public high schools -- the most elite public schools in the city -- is never easy. Except, that is,...

CPS Replacing 80 Principals At Struggling Chicago Schools

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Eighty principals -- some of them only a year or two into their contracts -- will be replaced to shape up chronically-under-performing Chicago Public ...

Daley Defends Principals' Power Amid Investigation

Chicago Sun-Times | FRAN SPIELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Despite a federal investigation of alleged clout admissions at Chicago Public Schools, Mayor Daley on Wednesday defended the controversial process tha...

Merit Pay For Principals?

Catalyst Chicago | Debra Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In recent years, Chicago Public Schools has rolled out bonus pay for administrators and teachers. Now, the district is considering merit pay for prin...