The clock is ticking! There is just one week remaining to sign up for the upcoming session of IFT Union Leadership Institute (ULI) North. The registration deadline is FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9.
Thursday morning, as teachers, clinicians and PSRPs in East St. Louis School District 189 walked the picket line, the CTU expressed strong support for Illinois Federation of Teachers Local 1220, the East St. Louis Federation of Teachers.
The report, titled “Special Education Services in Crisis at CPS,” looks at the impact of special education “right-sizing," culminating with devastating cuts to more than 700 positions and the slashing of more than $40 million from the special ed budget.
10th-day enrollment numbers were even worse than projected: 16 district-run schools — all but two of them high schools — lost more than 100 students this year.