The Chicago Teachers Union took a "practice" vote last week to test how its members felt about walking off the job.
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November 10, 2015
November 03, 2015
One of the longest teachers' strikes of 2015 has come to an end, and students in East St. Louis, Ill., are finally back in school.
October 30, 2015
A judge has granted a temporary restraining order against the 27-school Alliance College-Ready Public Schools chain.
October 20, 2015
The Public Employee Relations Board granted a teachers' union request for injunctive relief against a charter chain that has opposed its unionization bid.
October 13, 2015
The Scranton Federation of Teachers ratified a new two-year contract; students will return to class Wednesday.
October 09, 2015
Be sure to check out our new resource on which states' teacher-evaluation systems are being challenged, and why.
October 06, 2015
Abstentions and state dissention cloud what otherwise seems like a straightforward push for Hillary Clinton.
October 03, 2015
The endorsement comes despite serious misgivings from some affiliates, who were hoping a slower endorsement process would give the union more time to extract more policy promises from Clinton.
October 01, 2015
The National Education Association moved a step closer to endorsing Hillary Clinton in the presidential primary—a move that could add fuel to her campaign to secure the White House.
September 29, 2015
Negotiations broke down when the district wanted to wait until January to implement salary increases.