"Chicago Teachers' Union Strike: A public presentation"
From site: News & Events
Date: Monday, December 3rd, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm
Duration: 1 hour
Location: Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall
Sponsored by: Advisor: Jingjing Lou / Student Coordinator: Lauren Rivas
Are you interested in issues surrounding education? Ever wonder how exactly union strikes occur?
For the first time in 25 years, the Chicago Teachers' Union went on strike at the beginning of the 2012 school year. Listen in as one Chicago teacher gives her reasons why the union went on strike, the experience of being on strike and the aftermath for Chicago Public Schools.
This event is free and open to the campus and community.