teachers strike

10 Tweets That Capture Chicago Teachers' #FightForFunding From the Inside

The Chicago Teachers Union and allies marched and rallied today to protest a new round of budget cuts they say will further tax the already stressed public school district. 

11 Arrested at City Hall as Chicago Teachers, Families Unite to Defend Public Schools

A growing coalition of teachers, students and parents is taking on Rahm Emanuel’s school closures agenda.

So Who Actually Won the Chicago Teachers Strike?

Chicago public school teachers voted on Tuesday to end their strike and resume classes Wednesday in the third-largest U.S. school district in the Nation.

The School Reform Showdown in the Chicago Arne Duncan Left Behind

The teachers strike in Obama’s hometown is an uncomfortable referendum on his education agenda

A Chicago Teacher Explains: Why I'm Striking

Chicago schoolteacher Xian Barrett says classroom conditions are unfair to teachers–and students.