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We're committed to supporting members who are working on learning options for students until schools reopen.
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Our schools must close NOW
Today, we are calling on the mayor and CPS to follow the leadership of the governor and school districts across
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My Union

Caring, united, democratic: CTU is more than 25,000 teachers, paraprofessionals and clinicians acting as one. Learn about fellow members. Ensure that union staff can keep you in the loop. Participate in our democracy.

My Rights

In every school and workplace, unity in action protects our members and the students we serve. Learn how to stand up for your rights, unite with fellow CTU members, and get help from CTU staff when you need it.

My Movement

Along with parents, students and community we advocate for the schools – and the city – that our students deserve. Learning, working and living conditions are not separate. Together, our Union wages a comprehensive fight.

My Union

Caring, united, democratic: CTU is more than 25,000 teachers, paraprofessionals and clinicians acting as one. Learn about fellow members. Ensure that union staff can keep you in the loop. Participate in our democracy.

My Rights

In every school and workplace, unity in action protects our members and the students we serve. Learn how to stand up for your rights, unite with fellow CTU members, and get help from CTU staff when you need it.

My Movement

Along with parents, students and community we advocate for the schools – and the city – that our students deserve. Learning, working and living conditions are not separate. Together, our Union wages a comprehensive fight.

I am Black history because Black history is me!

As a black female science educator, the phrase "I am Black history" means that I am a living, breathing manifestation of my ancestors' tears, pain, trials, tribulations, triumphs, victory and joy.

Howard Heath Wins Retiree Functional Vice President Election

Members of the Rules and Elections Committee counted the mail in ballots for the Retiree Functional VP election between Therese Boyle and Howard Heath. Congratulations to Howard Heath, for his election to the position of Functional Vice President for Retirees.  The ballots were counted by the members of the Rules and Elections Committee on the […]

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The Schools Chicago’s Students Deserve 2.0

This 2018 update to CTU’s 2012 report, The Schools Chicago’s Students Deserve provides a counter-narrative to the corporate agenda on education. SCSD 2.0 highlights the many racist inequities that have continued, or in some cases worsened, since 2012. CTU has a track record of fighting for reforms to change these realities, which is why Chicagoans continue to trust the CTU more than the Board of Education, more than Mayor Emanuel and more than any “reformer” backed by billionaires and corporate foundations.