Looking across the country, the success of recent efforts to unionize charter school teachers has been mixed at best.
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April 21, 2017
April 20, 2017
The nation's second largest school district has put an end to fundraisers known as "McTeacher's Nights."
March 31, 2017
Among other measures, the bill would require the state board in charge of education labor relations to proactively inform teachers about their rights to decertify their union.
March 29, 2017
The proposal is garnering comparisons with Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's Act 10, which has led to the demise of over 100 unions in Wisconsin.
March 23, 2017
The United Federation of Teachers contends that it represents teachers at the original KIPP school in the South Bronx.
March 08, 2017
The results of the elections will decide whether the school board tilts for or against more charters in the district.
March 06, 2017
Today, teachers from Chicago's largest charter school network held a press conference to explain why they intend to unionize.
March 03, 2017
The election turned on whether the union was focusing too much on big-picture politics and not enough on the everyday issues that members face in their schools.
February 27, 2017
But is it a solution in search of a problem?
February 14, 2017
In an ironic twist, a bill to lower the weight placed on student test scores in teacher evaluations was beat back by teachers' unions.