Chicago Teachers Strike

Just days after their school year started, 400,000 Chicago students will be out of school indefinitely as their teachers go on strike Monday in the country’s third-largest school district.Almost 30,000 teachers and support staff are off the job after their union and school officials failed to reach a contract agreement despite 10 months of negotiations.But issues such as health benefits and evaluation procedures remain.
http://www.cnn.com/2012/09/10/us/illinois-chicago-teachers-strike/index.html

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News and notes on education, labor, politics and the arts from CNY teacher Greg McCrea.
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