Voters overwhelmingly support CTU demands for more resources, revenue for neighborhood public schools, as Preckwinkle leads among likely voters.
Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey issued the following statement today regarding Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan for pension “reform.”
Closure of campus serving African-American young men is the latest transgression in the wholesale removal of Blacks from the city of Chicago.
Strike is suspended, and teachers and paraprofessionals will return to class Monday. 1 PM TODAY, Sunday, Dec. 9: Press conference and rally with Acero strikers, parents, allies. CTU HQ, 1901 W. Carroll, Chicago
Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 1pm show solidarity with CTU teachers, paraprofessionals and support staff at 15 charter schools run by the Acero charter network formerly known as UNO. They are in the midst of their historic strike—the first against a charter operator in U.S. history.
Picketing at 15 UNO/Acero sites enters fourth day, as clouted CEO remains MIA at bargaining.
The CTU House of Delegates voted to adopt the following endorsements at its December 5, 2018 regular meeting.
Resolution to Oppose the Efforts by the United States Department of Health and Human Services to Erase People Who Are Transgender and Intersex from Federal Law
The CTU House of Delegates voted to adopt the following resolution at its December 5, 2018 regular meeting.