Apr01
Petition of Support for HB306, The Opt Out Bill

Our current state policy of student refusal is putting our children in an impossible situation. Our state needs a clear, consistent and humane opt out policy.

Mar31
Top Principal To Leave CPS, Blames 'Over-Testing'

The principal of one of the city's top public elementary schools has announced her plans to leave at the end of the school year, a decision that was influenced by new federal testing mandates.

Mar30
IFT: Protect kids and communities! Call NOW

Lawmakers in Springfield are rushing through FY15 budget bills that would negatively impact remaining current year funding at K-12 and higher education institutions and immediately cut payments to important programs and state services.

Mar30
Turnaround Lawsuit: Oral Arguments Tuesday

Oral arguments will be heard at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 31 on the appeal of class certification in a CTU lawsuit against the “turnaround” process.

Mar27
CTU Releases Transformational Contract Demands for City Chicago’s Students Deserve

Many of the proposals are designed to vastly improve the academic and social/emotional supports for Chicago’s most underserved students, who rely on the city’s public schools to improve their life opportunities.

Monique Redeaux-Smith at A Just Chicago: Rally for Education Justice

Morrill Elementary teacher Monique Redeaux-Smith joins fellow members of the CTU's bargaining team in presenting the Union's contract demands outside of the James R. Thompson Center at the A Just Chicago: Rally for Education Justice.
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