A WBEZ investigation found that CPS officials relied on a set of guidelines — developed behind closed doors and initially kept secret — that resulted in limiting services for special education students.
We stand in solidarity with the nearly 500 members of the Educational Support Personnel Association in Palatine who are on strike for fair compensation for their work in serving children with disabilities and special needs.
CTU President to CPS board: Reject a budget that bakes in hundreds of millions of dollars in cuts that harm Black and Brown children and perpetuates inequitable funding that hurts our neediest students.
NOTICE: Elections will be held at the December 13, 2017, House of Delegates meetings to fill four vacancies on the CTU Executive Board. Nominations will be taken at the November 1, 2017, House of Delegates meeting.
Chicago Teachers Union and Chicago Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff members talk about the benefits of a potential merger between the two unions.
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).