When half a million kids are out of school but still go to school, what do you do? Herd them into a gym and show them a movie, of course.
activities during strikes
Los Angeles teachers are on strike, demanding smaller class sizes, more counselors, librarians, and nurses for students, and a bigger raise.
Teachers have had enough low pay. Many take 2nd jobs or sell blood plasma to pad their income. Strike possible Monday.
District 94 teachers in W. Chicago will not be going on strike as planned because a tentative deal is headed for approval.
The IHSA denied a waiver of its by-laws to Chicago Public Schools during their current teachers’ strike. Teams cannot compete, although practices can continue under certain conditions.