TwitterACicon86x90vert facebookACicon86x90vert
TV/Radio XFINITY | WOW! | WBBM | WXRT | B96 + Dance | US99 | K-HITS CHICAGO

   *** SCORES: BEARS | BLACKHAWKS | BULLS | CUBS | FIRE | WHITE SOX ***
YoutubeTwitterFacebookArlingtoncardinalYahoo! Google Bing Aol.ArlingtoncardinalTMZ Rotten Tomatoes ET Online Box Office MojoArlingtoncardinal Channel 9 WGN Channel 7 Chicago ABC Channel 5 Chicago NBC Channel 2 Chicago CBS Daily HeraldChicago Tribune Breaking NewsArlingtoncardinal Chicago Gas PricesFloridaCardinal.comGLOBALCONFLICTMAPS.COM Arlingtoncards.com THE GUIDE

Tag Archive | "Chicago Teachers Union"

Large Turnout for Chicago Teachers Strike in Lousy Weather

The Chicago Teachers Union abandoned school today and took their protest to the streets blaming Chicago Public Schools and the State of Illinois with lack of funding for labor. At about 4:40 p.m. teachers began the protest near the Thompson Center and eventually faced miserable rain as part of a one-day teachers’ strike. Inclement weather […]

Read the full story

Posted in GovComments Off on Large Turnout for Chicago Teachers Strike in Lousy Weather

Teachers Union Delegates Vote to End Strike, Teachers Still Need to Vote on Contract

CTU President Karen Lewis explains the final meeting and voting process at a press conference Tuesday. Chicago’s teachers agreed Tuesday to return to the classroom after more than a week on the picket lines, ending a spiteful stalemate with Mayor Rahm Emanuel that put teacher evaluations and job security at the center of a national […]

Read the full story

Posted in GovComments Off on Teachers Union Delegates Vote to End Strike, Teachers Still Need to Vote on Contract

No School Monday: No Vote Sunday Evening to Resolve Chicago Teachers’ Strike

Chicago teachers uncomfortable with a tentative contract offer decided Sunday to remain on strike, insisting they need more time before deciding whether to end an acrimonious standoff with Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Teachers continued to rally after CTU President Karen Lewis said she was “tired of the lies and the name calling.” As of 5:00 p.m. […]

Read the full story

Posted in GovComments (1)

Chicago Public School Teachers’ Strike on Day 2 on Sept. 11, 2012

Negotiators were back behind closed doors Tuesday on the second day of Chicago’s teachers strike, but publicly the teachers union and school board couldn’t even agree on whether they were close to a deal. Negotiations between Chicago Public Schools (CPS) and the Chicago Teachers Union are focused mainly on two factors: job security and teacher […]

Read the full story

Posted in Gov, SmartComments Off on Chicago Public School Teachers’ Strike on Day 2 on Sept. 11, 2012

Karen Lewis Video Controversy: Marijuana Use, Bullying Hypocrisy ; Hurts Race to the Top?

Karen Lewis video on stage at Northwest Teaching for Social Justice Conference in Seattle. Last week the Education Action Group discovered a YouTube video of Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis giving the keynote address at the recent Northwest Teaching for Social Justice Conference in Seattle. During the address she poked fun at U.S. Education […]

Read the full story

Posted in GovComments Off on Karen Lewis Video Controversy: Marijuana Use, Bullying Hypocrisy ; Hurts Race to the Top?


CHICAGOLAND RADAR

RSS Cardinal Weather Center

  • Current Conditions : 43.9F, Overcast - 4:13 AM CDT May. 1
    Temperature: 43.9°F | Humidity: 99% | Pressure: 29.96in (Rising) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: West | Wind Speed: 0.0mph
  • Tonight as of May. 1 3:09 AM CDT
    Tonight - Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the evening...then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Today as of May. 1 3:09 AM CDT
    Today - Cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Slight chance of showers and patchy drizzle in the morning...then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the low to mid 50s inland...but only in the mid 40s near the lake. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of measurable precipitation 40 percent.
  • Monday as of May. 1 3:09 AM CDT
    Monday - Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s inland...but only in the lower 50s near the lake. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

US & WORLD NEWS

Top News Video …

CHICAGOFIREMAP.NET TWITTER

digital-lifestyle.com

TMZ Plus …