The Chicago teachers strike challenged a 1995 law that handed over control of the school system to the city’s mayor.
Chicago teachers staged an 11-day strike in October 2019. Listen to audio highlights from WBEZ.
Chicago teachers and students returned to school Friday after an 11-day teacher strike.
Some Chicago aldermen are breathing a sigh of relief now that Chicago teachers have reached a tentative agreement with Mayor Lori Lightfoot to end their strike. But it’s still unclear whether the …
The striking Chicago Teachers Union says the city has enough money to meet its contract demands. The mayor says there is no more money.