Major Historical Step: 96% of UNO Charter School Teachers in Chicago Vote to Authorize Strike

531 out of 532 teachers took part in the vote, and 96% voted in favor. As far as I know this is the first time that staff at a chain of charter school teachers have so voted. It lays to rest yet another myth about charter schools–that they have “solved” the teaching labor problem. Read a local news and report here.

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Published in: on October 8, 2016 at 9:21 am  Comments (2)  

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  1. Reblogged this on LWVeducation and commented:
    There have been rumblings of charter teacher strikes before. This one could have a real impact. Normally, charter teachers vote with their feet and just quit. This time they plan to fight.

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  2. Historic and exciting! Thanks for posting it.

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