Some CPS Teachers Defy District Leaders On Returning To School

Virus Outbreak New York
Students enter P.S. 134 Henrietta Szold Elementary School, Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, in New York. Public schools reopened for in-school learning Monday after being closed since mid-November. AP Photo
Virus Outbreak New York
Students enter P.S. 134 Henrietta Szold Elementary School, Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, in New York. Public schools reopened for in-school learning Monday after being closed since mid-November. AP Photo

Some CPS Teachers Defy District Leaders On Returning To School

Chicago Public Schools teachers were required to be in school today to prepare for in-person learning, but some did not show citing safety concerns from COVID-19.

Reset talks with local parents, teachers and administrators about their concerns.

GUESTS: Sarah Karp, WBEZ education reporter

Nancy Bender, Chicago Public Schools parent; elected member of the CPS Parent Board

Tony Sanders, superintendent of Illinois school district U-46