Member Bulletin for November 22, 2023

Topics: Giving Tuesday, Thanksgiving message, contract campaign kickoff, Instituto rally for a fair contract and more!

CTU members #SkipSkyline to #TeachTruth – and students responded

CTU members #SkipSkyline to #TeachTruth – and students responded

On Nov. 15, CTU members across the district demonstrated to CPS their ingenuity, wherewithal, and need to teach outside the confines of the Skyline curriculum with teacher-created content instead. On that day, educators taught indigenous history, elevated homelessness awareness month, and engaged newcomer students.

Member Bulletin for November 15, 2023

Topics in this bulletin include Contract campaign kickoff, Sports Stipends, PSRP Day, Teach truth, not Skyline, Instituto rally and more!

Results from Nov. 1, 2023 Elementary Functional Vice Presidents Election

Voting to fill six Elementary FVP vacancies took place at the November 1, 2023 House of Delegates meeting. Rogelio Aguilar, Diane Castro, Joyce Jefferson, Vicki Kurzydlo and Jeannine Woods won election. Michelle Correa and Wendy Weingarten will be candidates in a runoff election for the remaining vacancy at the December 6, 2023 House of Delegates meeting.

In Memoriam, October 2023

Lists of deceased members of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) are provided to the Chicago Union Teacher by the office of the Chicago Teachers Pension Fund (CTPF) and are printed as received. If you notice an error or omission, please first contact the CTPF at 312.641.4464 or via email at to report the information. Please contact the CTU Membership Dept. as well by phoning 312.329.9100. Both the CTPF and CTU disburse survivor benefits to a member’s designated beneficiaries.