The longer school day deal
reached by the Chicago Public Schools and Chicago Teachers Union Tuesday means the recall of up to 477 tenured public school teachers
who were laid off over the last three years.
However, there is no
recall plan in place for the 2,000 additional tenured teachers CPS has
laid off since 2010. Following the longer school day agreement, CTU is
pushing for a recall procedure to handle past and future layoffs as they continue collective bargaining negotiations with CPS. Read more »