Get help using your contract to defend your rights. We’ve put together a set of the most common contract enforcement needs and assembled toolkits to help you make use of your rights.
Read Your Contract
Your contract defines your rights and responsibilities as agreed by the Board of Education or by charter school operator. Study the contract and you will have the knowledge to defend your rights. Union staff will help you enforce them.
Board of Education ContractDistrict-run schools are governed by the contract negotiated between the Board of Education and the Chicago Teachers Union. A searchable Contract App is currently in beta. Below are also links to the Appendices, which include salary tables (not included in app, yet), and to the full contract in PDF format.
Every unionized educator at a charter school works under the contract negotiated with their particular employer. Download any charter contract below.
Every school and citywide job group is served by a field rep and an organizer. Find yours.