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Shady CICS finances prompts legislators to call hearing on management structures

Shady CICS finances prompts legislators to call hearing on management structures

12:45PM Fri.: press availability before state legislative hearing, 160 N. LaSalle St. 1PM Fri.: IL General Assembly subject matter hearing, C-600, 6th floor, Bilandic Building, 160 N. LaSalle St. 1PM Sat., 2/9: Rally with CICS strikers, CTU HQ, 1901 W. Carroll. Please...

CTU to beef up CICS picket lines, target charter lobbyist INCS

6AM Thurs: Press conference/picket, CICS /Wrightwood, 8130 S. California 1PM Thurs: Protest/press conference: INCS, 150 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago “We refuse to throw our student’s needs under the bus in exchange for raises,” say CTU members, as...

CTU strike against charter operator CICS moves into second day

6AM Wed.: Press conference/picket, CICS Northtown, 3900 W. Peterson Ave. (see below for times and addresses of school pickets) 1PM Wed: Protest/press conference: CW Henderson, 20 W. Kinzie St., Chicago Pickets start at 6AM and 6:30AM, with 1PM action to target company...
CTU on strike against charter operator CICS

CTU on strike against charter operator CICS

Press availability: 4:30AM, Tues., Feb. 5 CICS Wrightwood, 8130 S. California, Chicago Picket lines: 6AM, Tues., Feb. 5 CICS Wrightwood, Ellison, Northtown, Quest: see below for addresses Management refuses to move on “equal pay for equal work” for poverty wage for...
Strike against charter operator CICS to begin Tuesday if no agreement reached tonight

Strike against charter operator CICS to begin Tuesday if no agreement reached tonight

Pickets at four unionized CICS schools: 6AM , Tuesday, Feb. 5. See below for locations. Protest/press conference: 1PM Tuesday, Feb. 5 CICS headquarters, 11 East Adams St., Chicago. NOTE: if CICS brings in strikebreakers from CSTN, the protest will move at 2PM to CSTN...
CTU to strike charter operator CICS on Feb. 5 if no agreement reached

CTU to strike charter operator CICS on Feb. 5 if no agreement reached

+ Charter CEO earns nearly ten times what low-wage paraprofessionals earn, while CICS-controlled management operations cry poor as top bosses hoards tens of millions in public dollars for insider investments and management ‘fees’. See full livestream of...