Chicago Teachers Union Gives Warning To CPS About Reopening Plans

The battle continues over in-person learning at Chicago Public Schools.

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Views of an empty Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Academy of Social Justice on September 8, 2020 on the first day of remote learning for Chicago Public Schools. Manuel Martinez / WBEZ
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Views of an empty Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Academy of Social Justice on September 8, 2020 on the first day of remote learning for Chicago Public Schools. Manuel Martinez / WBEZ

Chicago Teachers Union Gives Warning To CPS About Reopening Plans

The battle continues over in-person learning at Chicago Public Schools.

High school students are scheduled to report to the classroom Monday for the first time since the pandemic hit. But the Chicago Teachers Union is threatening to stay remote until a reopening deal is reached.

Reset checks in with WBEZ’s Sarah Karp and CTU Vice President Stacey Davis Gates for the latest on negotiations with the city.

GUESTS: Sarah Karp, WBEZ education reporter

Stacy Davis Gates, vice president at the Chicago Teachers Union