Category Archives: Chicago Public Schools Teacher Strike 2012

Chicago teachers testing strike “unteachable students”

The real issue in the Chicago teachers’ strike is that Chicago teachers don’t want to be fired for not teaching “unteachable students”. Search: Chicago teachers testing strike  “unteachable students” http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012/09/12/role-of-testing-at-issue-in-chicago-teachers-strike/57746136/1 They have a laundry list of reasons students can’t learn.  … Continue reading

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Did any Chicago teachers participate in #mtt2k?

In the Khan Academy video critiques did any Chicago teacher participate?  Or even leave a comment? http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/06/12/how-much-do-chicago-public-school-teachers-make/ A Chicago Public Schools spokesperson said average pay for teachers, without benefits, is $76,000. As far as we know, the entire Chicago public … Continue reading

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