“We’ll strike if that’s what it takes to get better classroom resources for our students,” say rank and file educators at four schools controlled by charter operator CICS.
CICS teachers to rally, then vote on strike against charter operator in battle for more classroom resources, better wages and working conditions.
Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey issued the following statement Friday in response to 20th day enrollment figures by Chicago Public Schools showing a decline in student enrollment.
Mayor’s budget address dodges eight years of failed leadership, neglect of city’s working class neighborhoods.
Rahm brags about education policy with group that rejected poverty as a linchpin issue for Chicago students.