In Battle with Lightfoot, CTU Continues to P…

Out In The Cold Images of Chicago public school teachers with cherry noses and windswept hair proliferated on social media this week, as educators protested their district’s reopening plan by teaching remotely from outside their school buildings. They declined to resume indoor teaching, flouting directives from Mayor Lori Lightfoot and her handpicked Board of Education. Lightfoot’s reopening plan began on January 11th for pre-K and some students with special needs, and is set to continue for all K-8 on February 1st. K-8 teachers were instructed to report to their buildings to prepare for students, but the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) members

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