Sun-Times: Protesters want elected Chicago Public Schools board

Protesters gathered outside Chicago Public Schools new Loop headquarters Wednesday to demand an elected school board.

CTU, Coalition to Hold Board of Ed Press Conference to Continue Demand for ERSB, Reversal of Crippling Swap Agreements

Coalition demands that mayor, Board challenge the financial improprieties embedded in its swap agreements with big banks, and reclaim more than $1.2 billion from dishonest banks for the city and Chicago’s public schools.

CTU and Four Other Unions Sue to Overturn Mayor Emanuel’s Pension Theft

Active and retired CTU PSRPs, other City employees and unions that represent them—AFSCME Council 31, the Chicago Teachers Union, the Illinois Nurses Associations and Teamsters Local 700—filed suit today to overturn S.B. 1922.

Positions Available for Members in CPS

See the latest listings from CPS of positions available for CTU members.

Today’s Paychecks Reduced By One Day’s Pay

Because the Wednesday before Thanksgiving was an unpaid day off, today’s CPS paychecks are lower by one day’s pay.

Old Town teacher Tara Stamps runs for alderman of Ward 37

A teacher who led the fight to keep her Old Town elementary school open is now running for alderman of Chicago’s 37th Ward.
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