The SIUC Faculty Association is on strike. Three other unions have reached an agreement with the university's adminstration.
Four teacher unions at Southern Illinois University Carbondale are set to strike tomorrow if the university and labor groups cannot reach an agreement by midnight.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and operators of the city's charter schools have agreed to implement a longer academic day citywide.
The Chicago Teachers Union released a statement in response to a group of religious figures who demonstrated outside of their headquarters in protest of their push back against the Longer School Day Pioneer Program.
The Southern Illinois University Carbondale Faculty Union has voted in favor of a strike deadline of November 3.
The Illinois Education labor Relations Board voted to seek an injunction to stop the CPS Longer School Day Pioneer Program from continuing this academic year.
Raja Krisnamoorthi has garnered the endorsement of a suburban teachers union in the race for the Democratic nomination in the 8th congressional district.
Gov. Pat Quinn says he will veto the casino bill, even though he yet to receive it from the Illinois General Assembly.
The Illinois Educational Relations Labor Board has decided to hold a hearing on the Chicago Teachers Union's complaint on the longer school day program.