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As Chicago teachers strike, parents scramble to find day care for their children

18.10.2019 3:21

“It was a very stressful situation because we don’t have family nearby, and I don’t have the option of working from home,” said one parent.


Thousands of Chicago teachers go on strike

17.10.2019 20:18

In Chicago, teachers walked off the job in a massive strike. But the city is warning their demands are too costly. Meg Oliver reports.


Chicago teachers' strike: Thousands hit the picket lines over pay

17.10.2019 19:21

Teachers in the US's third-largest school district stop work over wages, lack of resources and other issues.


Thousands of Chicago teachers strike

17.10.2019 19:09

Overcrowded classrooms and wage increases are the most contentious issues


Chicago teachers picket across the city on first day of strike

17.10.2019 18:57

Chicago teachers went on strike on Thursday and set up picket lines outside many of the city's 500 public schools, as union leaders and officials of the third-largest U.S. school district pushed ahead with negotiations over a new contract.


Chicago teachers go on strike, canceling class for 300,000 students

17.10.2019 18:15

Teachers across Chicago hit the picket lines Thursday after months of union demands for better working conditions and smaller class sizes failed to materialize.


Mayor to teachers: Chicago won't budge on money

17.10.2019 17:35

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says a teacher strike could be settled "today" if the Chicago Teachers Union would negotiate with a seriousness and "sense of urgency." (Oct. 17)


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