Chicago Union Teacher

The Chicago Union Teacher magazine is the official publication of the Chicago Teachers Union.
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Administrative Transfer Window

Teachers will be able to transfer schools for Fall 2024 without principal permission from Sunday, March 24, 2024 to Wednesday, May 8, 2024.

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Note on the Official Union Publication

Starting in the 2023–24 school year, the CTU ceased publication of the monthly Chicago Union Teacher magazine in favor of weekly Member Bulletins sent via email.


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…
CTU endorsements matter; your vote matters | CICS educators win historic nine-day strike | Where do the leading mayoral candidates
We will not settle for less | CICS teachers moving toward strike | CICS bargaining update | Chicago students deserve
When we fight, we win! | A fair contract for charter PSRPs | What is a school without its heart?
Oct. 2018 print cover
Room to grow | It’s not free lunch; it’s a trap | Parking woes persistence pays off | Speak the
Cover of the September 2018 Chicago Union Teacher
Sustainable Community Schools | CTU Summer; Dare to Build | Revisiting the Schools Chicago’s Children Deserve | Creating a Different

CTU Speaks! Podcast

Our podcast, CTU Speaks! is hosted by Andrea Parker and Jim Staros. We’ll chat about our union, enforcing our contract, and our fight for the schools our students and educators deserve.

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