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September 11, 2012

Waiting Games: Inside a Chicago 'Children First' School

Chicago UPDATED The city's 144 "Children First" schools have been the object of much interest over the course of the teachers' strike. The Chicago Board of Education is using some $25 million to keep students occupied—and out of trouble—at these schools, which are being staffed by princ...

September 11, 2012

Chicago Teacher Strike, Day 2: Quick Updates

Teacher Beat cuts through the white noise to give you the most important updates from Day Two of the Chicago teachers' strike.

September 10, 2012

Questions Linger After Day 1 of Chicago Teachers' Strike

UPDATED Chicago teachers put down their placards at 6 pm, signalling the end of day one of the city's first teacher strike in 25 years. The district and the Chicago Teachers Union's negotiating teams met again today, but details of any progress were not forthcoming by late in the evening. UPDATE...

September 10, 2012

Chicago Strike Unfolds Amid Frustration, Confusion

Chicago The first strike in the Windy City in 25 years has begun, pitting Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis against Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a battle over wages and the city's policy direction as some 25,000 teachers took to the streets today. Union members began gathering as early as 6:30...

September 10, 2012

Chicago Teachers Strike as Education Reform Tensions Boil Over

Chicago teachers will go on strike today.

August 29, 2012

Chicago Union Files Strike Notice

The Chicago Teachers Union inched closer to a strike, filing a required 10-day notice.

August 28, 2012

Movement in Michigan on Collective-Bargaining Measures

Two significant collective bargaining measures could appear on Michigan's ballot come Election Day.

August 17, 2012

Relationship Founders Between Union, Ontario Leaders

A bastion of labor-management peace—the Canadian province of Ontario—is suddenly rife with discord over teacher salary increases.

July 29, 2012

Biden, Ravitch, and Solidarity: Sunday at the AFT Convention

A wrap-up of events on the penultimate day of the AFT convention

July 28, 2012

AFT Delegates Take Stand on Standardized Testing

AFT passes a resolution saying standardized testing should be used to improve teaching, not sanction students or teachers.

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