Strike would be first in nation at a charter school. Management refuses to address rock-bottom spending for educators of immigrant and refugee students while top execs earned more than double that paid to CPS’ CEO overseeing a system 800 times larger.
Chicago’s public school system has become a showcase for the negative effects of K-12 privatization as Chicago's political elite have fallen under the spell of the charter industry’s billionaire sponsors.
The Logan Square Neighborhood Association made these immigration know your rights videos with students from Schurz High School.
Chicago Teachers Union affiliations include the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL), the Illinois State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (ISFL-CIO), the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), the Illinois Federation of Teachers (IFT), and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT).