CPS And Teachers Union Reach Tentative Deal On In-Person Learning

Some Chicago Public Schools students could be back in classrooms as early as Thursday.

CTU/CPS
The Chicago Teachers Union says Chicago Public Schools is required to bargain over remote learning. The school district says the CEO is responsible for approving the remote learning plan, not the union. WBEZ
CTU/CPS
The Chicago Teachers Union says Chicago Public Schools is required to bargain over remote learning. The school district says the CEO is responsible for approving the remote learning plan, not the union. WBEZ

CPS And Teachers Union Reach Tentative Deal On In-Person Learning

Some Chicago Public Schools students could be back in classrooms as early as Thursday.

After weeks of negotiations, Chicago Public Schools officials have finally reached a tentative agreement with the teachers union to reopen schools for in-person learning.

Reset checks in with WBEZ’s Sarah Karp for more on the district’s reopening plans. The CTU’s governing body is expected to vote on the tentative framework Monday afternoon.

GUEST: Sarah Karp, WBEZ education reporter