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Cps Strike 2012

Is Rahm's 'Bitter' Relationship With Teachers' Union On The Mend?

Posted 09.11.2013 | Chicago

A year after the historic teachers strike that brought Chicago Public Schools to a halt for nine whole days, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Teachers U...

Chicago Strike Spotlights Linchpin Of Obama Ed Policy

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 09.11.2012 | Education

-- One of the key disagreements driving Chicago teachers to the picket lines this week is also a central component of President Barack Obama's educat...

Joy Resmovits

Thousands Of Chicago Teachers Take To The Streets

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 09.11.2012 | Education

It started early in the morning and crescendoed in the afternoon, with thousands upon thousands of teachers clad in red union shirts swarming downtown...

Poor Students Can't Afford Teachers' Strike

brookings | Beth Akers and Matthew M. Chingos | Posted 11.10.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Brookings Institution. Ninety-three years ago yesterday, the Boston police force went on strike, leaving the...

Chicago Students, Parents, Take To Twitter On Teachers Strike

Posted 11.10.2012 | Education

Chicago teachers went on strike Monday for the first time in 25 years after weeks of negotiations between the city and the Chicago Teacher's Union fai...

Joy Resmovits

Teachers In Country's 3rd Largest District Go On Strike

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.09.2012 | Education

On Monday, Chicago's public school students won't have any classes to go to. After weeks of negotiations, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's team and the Chicago...