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Delegate Election Procedures

Submitted by the Rules-Elections Committee in accordance with Article V of the CTU Constitution and By-Laws. Approved by the Executive Board on June 4, 2018. Download these delegate election rules in Word format. Download the Delegate Election Packet (including forms)...

What is Going on with our Healthcare?

CTU forums on member healthcare organized to address upcoming changes Our healthcare costs are scheduled to increase due to the five-year contract negotiated by the previous Union administration, which ends a rate freeze and substantially increases our health care...

Lawsuit Update

CTU is preparing to negotiate with the Board of Education over procedures to bring back our illegally fired members as ordered in the recent federal court decision. We are continuing to fight for all members impacted by the cuts. CTU is designing a recall policy that...

The Quest Center Needs to Hear from You

New survey available to assess professional development needs of teachers and PSRPs September 17, 2010                             The Quest...

Important Information for Members with Dependent Children

Members with children ages 19 to 22 must send documentation to CPS Employee Benefits to have their health coverage reinstated if the dependent child had been dropped. The final date is September 15th with coverage resuming Oct. 1st with benefits retroactive to...

Notice to Displaced Teachers

The CTU is working on a way to prevent a “break in service” in Union membership for displaced teachers. Please check this website for updates. If you haven’t already, please fill out our Dismissed Teacher Survey.* Click here to sign up for e-mail...

Is Your Classroom Too Hot?

The Track E School Year Begins amidst a Week of Excessive Heat Warnings August 13, 2010 The CPS is contractually-obligated to provide a safe working environment for CTU members and a safe learning environment for our students. Excessive heat can be deadly. Teachers...

CTU at the Bud Billiken Day Parade

After a Hiatus, CTU is Back in Full Force! On Saturday, August 14, 2010, CTU members marched with parents and students at the Bud Billiken Day Parade to celebrate the coming school year. The CTU’s theme this year was “Bringing Joy Back into the...

CTU Cares: Apply for the CTU Student Special Assistance Fund

Each year, the CTU accepts applications for students who are in need of clothing, hearing aids, or eyeglasses. The CTU will only accept 5 applications per elementary school and 10 per high school and only one per family. Please review the following steps to apply for...