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 rookie mayor will face any long-term political damage from the walkout. Listen to the story above.
It’s less than a week from a possible Chicago teachers strike. And as of Friday, a contract deal between the Chicago Teachers Union and the school district seems elusive. Education reporter Sarah Karp shares what to expect in the coming days.