Sep 18, 2012 The teacher's union in Chicago has decided to suspend the strike that's kept 350,000 kids out of school the past seven days.
Sep 17, 2012 Lake Forrest High School in suburban Chicago is fighting its own striking teachers by running the school without them.
Sep 11, 2012 Questions about how to care for children while their teachers are on strike are among the issues plaguing leaders and residents in Chicago.
Sep 10, 2012 350,000 kids have an unexpected day off today. So what are parents doing with their kids?
Sep 6, 2012 According to job placement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas, the number of planned layoffs at U.S. companies dropped 37 percent from a year ago.
Sep 5, 2012 A trip to the airport paid off for former technology teacher Chris Bjuland.
Sep 5, 2012 For the last year, union leaders have tried to push Mayor Rahm Emanuel into focusing on other issues: smaller class sizes, more art and music programs and job security.
Aug 30, 2012 So far, the Republican National Convention keynote speeches have focused on jobs and the deficit. Something a little more surprising, maybe, has been the emphasis on teachers and schools.
Sep 5, 2012 A language arts teacher in Minnesota describes the anxiety that comes with every new school year -- wondering if she will have a job.