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Chicago Union Teacher

The Chicago Union Teacher magazine is the official publication of the Chicago Teachers Union. The Union publishes it eight times a year (three times a year in print).
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Teachers will be able to transfer schools for Fall 2022 without principal permission from Monday, April 4, 2022 to Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

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President Sharkey: Thank you; School budgets must support the right to recovery; It takes a village to raise a good
Special Election Issue
Chicago Union Teacher, Volume 85, Number 5, April 2022 cover features a wall chart in Spanish about safety from a primary classroom made with cutouts of hands.
How Nixon safety committee flipped school to remote amid COVID crisis; teaching about Ukraine; PSRPs on the front lines
Honoring Karen’s legacy, LSC Power and Elections, Class size relief at Lane Tech, COVID Sick Days bill to get a
Chicago Union Teacher, Volume 85, Number 4, February 2022 cover features a table with a big sign that says Spanish and a number of children’s books in Spanish on a table.
Bilingual education committee, “Reparations Won” in the Classroom, Safety Through Solidarity, Parents Support You, Faith Mitchell of Carnegie, NBCTs, more…
Chicago Union Teacher, Volume 85, Number 3, December 2021 and January 2022 features protest in front of CPS headquarters with chairs labeled for problems facing schools and an organizer in an Oscar the Grouch costume.
Charter safety achievements, 2021 Year in Review, Student Voice Committees, Using federal protections for school cleanliness, We’ve got your backs,
Passing bills shows member power, New clinician positions, Journey to national board certification, Every teacher needs a Ms. Wolfolk, more
Elected Representative School Board is now law, LSC power and school safety, Mental health supports for students, more
Chicago Union Teacher, Volume 84, Number 7, June 2021 cover features teachers at a vaccination event.
The fight to vaccinate our students and families is worth the struggle, Big win! Member discipline dropped
Chicago Union Teacher, Volume 84, Number 6, May 2021 cover features school clerk working while in her wheelchair
School clerk fights for disability rights, School budgets, Trinational Conference, Lincoln Park HS safety victory, more!
General Iron fight is our fight, Elected School Board and Charter Accountability on Springfield agenda, Reflections on being locked out,
Chicago Union Teacher, Volume 84, Number 4
Rank and file rebellion at Latino Youth, Karen was our movement, National coalition to demand safety for our schools, Safety
Fighting Unsafe Reopening, Remote Teaching, Victory in North Lawndale, A Sleepless Election Night
Our educators, our students and our communities deserve safety; Fair Tax; We need COVID testing, not standardized testing; Message sent:
Back to School: Fighting for a safe and equitable reopening; Ten years of summer organizing; Poll: Black & Brown families
The Right to Recovery; Our contract, no matter where we work; Mutual aid; A teacher’s words of wisdom; PSRPs face
Art is not “Extra”; PSRPs on the frontlines; How one PSRP is working day and night
COVID-19 info center | Cleanliness survey | Common good in crisis | Saving Harper High
2020 legislative agenda | Special ed contract wins | Confronting white nationalism | Why SBB and SQRP must go
Sanctuary, housing and class size in the contract | City Hall walking the talk | What it means to be
What's in our TA and tools for enforcement | Changing the face of nursing in CPS | Students speak out
Know your bargaining team; The strike that brought teachers unions back from the dead; Watching “When They See Us” with
In This Issue: Gains made in Springfield, but equity agenda blocked; Fighting for our special ed students; As school year
Bargaining hard, but strike ready | Biographical material of candidates for union office | Standing up to standardized tests...
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CTU 6 sets up wins | Bill to restore bargaining rights passes House | Lincoln Yards…

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