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Dec 12, 2017  · CHICAGO — Tech giant Apple is setting its eyes on teaching coding to every public school student in one of the biggest and most racially diverse school districts in the nation. Apple CEO Tim Cook told USA TODAY that the company — which like.

Chicago cutting 500 teachers due to mounting budget crisis in nation’s No. 3 school district. It won’t be "back to school" for hundreds of Chicago teachers who are getting layoff notices this week. The Chicago Public School.

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By Mary T. Christel. “Tragedy is easy, comedy is hard.” Or so many actors and directors believe. Some teachers must believe that as well. Consider that we teach Romeo and Juliet more regularly than any of Shakespeare's comedies–or any comedies in any genre. We fret that students won't “get” comedy. Cyrano de.

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CHICAGO –- Two weeks before teachers here went on strike, shutting down the third largest school system in the nation, a teenage boy was shot and killed in a rough neighborhood on the South Side. At Morrill Math and Science.

At the heart of the Chicago teachers strike, a historic rift that left 350,000 students in limbo for more than a week,

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A Chicago student’s journal entry slams a teacher for "lies" about Christopher Columbus and claims whites can’t teach black history.

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CHICAGO — For the first time in a quarter century, Chicago teachers walked out of the classroom Monday, taking a bitter contract dispute over evaluations and job security to the streets of the nation’s third-largest city — and to a.

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CHICAGO, Dec. 3— While many of the city’s teachers took to the picket line today, the Chicago Teachers Union and the Chicago Board of Education resumed negotiations in an effort to end a strike that began at 12:01 A.M. ”There’s a.

CHICAGO – For the first time in a quarter century, Chicago teachers walked out of the classroom Monday, taking a bitter contract dispute over evaluations and job security to the streets of the nation’s third-largest city — and to a.

May 13, 2017. In 2012, Jennie Magiera, then a fourth-grade teacher in Chicago, wanted her students to use Google Docs, which enables multiple people to work simultaneously in the same document. Because the district wasn't yet using Google's apps, she said, she independently set up six consumer accounts for her.

In public, the Chicago Teachers Union uses generalities to describe. should continue to pay for half of the salaries of teachers who are working full-time for the teachers’ union. The school board, which has been standing firm in its.

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New teachers in Chicago face higher expectations under a teacher-evaluation system rolled out last school year. And while teachers appear to find feedback generated by the system helpful, they remain deeply wary of its emphasis on.

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As the Chicago teachers strike moves into a second school week, the primary — and often thorny — issues continue to revolve around how teachers are paid, evaluated and rehired when a school closes. Here is an update of the key.

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The Chicago Public Schools teachers’ union agreed Tuesday to end the strike and accept some of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s reforms in exchange for pay increases that would bring the average teacher’s salary to $100,000 a year.

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Chicago public school teachers and their supporters picket outside Chicago’s Marshall High School on Wednesday Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images. The Chicago Teachers Union strike is not primarily about salary issues, but.

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The picket line in Chicago is now the front line in the fight for education reform in America, and it’s a battle we all have a big stake in. Because the union there, as in many states and cities, is fighting against the basic principle that.

A tentative deal has been reached between striking Chicago teachers and the city’s school district, an agreement likely to end a five-day strikein the nation’s third-largest school district and allow classes to resume on Monday, leaders.

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Dec 12, 2017. Apple CEO Tim Cook teaming up with the Chicago school system to teach coding to every public school student. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Justine Underhill and Rick Newman.

With Chicago’s ugly strike behind them, teachers unions are regrouping with a public relations blitz, meant to both repair a tarnished image and rally members who are under more fire than ever. The American Federation of Teachers (AFT),

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CHICAGO – Thousands of teachers walked off the job Monday in Chicago, the third-largest U.S. school district, as city officials prepared to look after thousands of students who could end up wandering unsafe streets. Some 26,000.

During the 2008 U.S. presidential campaign, a controversy arose about Ayers’ contacts with then-candidate Barack Obama, a matter that had been public knowledge in Chicago for years.

More than 26,000 teachers and support staff in Chicago walked out on strike Monday morning for the first time in 25 years after 10 months of negotiations failed to yield a contract. The action by the Chicago Teachers Union leaves.

Chicago’s first teachers strike in 25 years will come to an end after a week and a half when the teachers union’s delegates today decided to return to school Wednesday. Public school teachers emerged from a delegates meeting.

Mar 28, 2008. Obama, who has taught courses in constitutional law at the University of Chicago, has regularly referred to himself as "a constitutional law professor," most. Like Obama, each of the Law School's Senior Lecturers have high-demand careers in politics or public service, which prevent full-time teaching.