District 94 teachers in W. Chicago will not be going on strike as planned because a tentative deal is headed for approval.
Teachers in Plainfield, IL, voted to allow a strike, as contract talks reached an impasse last month in the state’s 5th-largest district.
A general strike and a few closed schools marked International Women’s Day in the US this year, following Trump’s election.
Chicago teachers have voted to authorize a strike if contract negotiations fall through. Unknown at this time if it can be averted.
A teachers’ strike lingers in southern IL, with no appearance of stopping. Football ends, teachers go without pay, kids go to community centers.
An 8-day teachers’ strike ended and classes resumed at McHenry Comm H.S. in northern IL Tuesday, after teachers ratified a new contract.
A teachers’ strike started Thursday in East St Louis, IL, and people should get ready for a long, drawn-out fight over teacher salary.
Prospect Heights Dist. 23 is on strike, and students will miss a 2nd day of school on Thursday. This one is about salary, mostly.
The Seattle teachers’ union has suspended a strike that will, assuming teachers ratify a deal, have lasted 6 days.
Seattle teachers went on strike Wednesday, Sept 9, which was supposed to be the first day of school for about 52,000 students.