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January 26, 2016

Detroit Judge Declines to Force Protesting Teachers Back to Classrooms

Many Detroit teachers say they have no other way to force action as the district spirals into financial insolvency.

January 22, 2016

Michigan Lawmakers Target Detroit Teachers' Sickouts

Michigan's Republican state legislators want to make it easier for teacher sickouts to be characterized as strikes. It is illegal for Michigan teachers to strike.

January 20, 2016

Detroit District Seeks Restraining Order, Injunction Against Teachers

The district wants to court to bar teachers from staging sick-outs. Teacher sick-outs have caused several dozens schools to close in recent months.

January 11, 2016

Teacher Protests Close Dozens of Detroit Schools

The coordinated "sickouts," where teachers call out sick en masse, began in November as teachers continue to voice their displeasure with pay, benefits, and class sizes.

December 14, 2015

Chicago Teachers' Union Votes to Authorize Strike

The last teachers' union strike in 2012 shut down Chicago's schools for seven days.

December 10, 2015

Teacher Sickout Closes at Least Seven Detroit Schools

A similar sickout prompted three Detroit schools to close Dec. 1. The sickouts are just the latest action in a district where teachers are increasingly distressed.

November 10, 2015

Chicago Teachers Union Says Members Are Willing to Strike

Ninety-seven percent of union members who participated in a "practice" strike vote last week supported a walkout if necessary, the union says.

November 03, 2015

Conservative School Board Members in Jefferson Co., Colo., Ousted in Recall Vote

The three conservative school board members lost their seats in a hotly-contested recall election in the Denver suburb of Jefferson County, Colo.

November 03, 2015

Is Another Teachers' Union Strike Brewing in Chicago?

The Chicago Teachers' Union is urging its members to save up to 25 percent of their paychecks in preparation for a possible strike next year.

August 19, 2015

Public Schooling in New Orleans a Decade After Katrina

Education Week's special series on New Orleans 10 years after Hurricane Katrina examines how drastically public schools have changed in the city.

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