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- More legs should ask themselves that! #cpsclosings “@micahuetricht: Amazing shirt: WWHD: What Would Harold Do? http://t.co/CCZrKatGE5” posted 3 hours ago
- Go girls! #edujustice “@micahuetricht: Ericson cheerleaders now performing their routines for marchers. #CPSclosings http://t.co/2C2VOwEyLe” posted 3 hours ago
- Not just CTU! Parents & students too! “@progressIL: CTU Pledges To Continue Fight Against #CPSClosings During West Side March #edujustice posted 3 hours ago
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50 Action Now members left Sunday morning on a bus to Washington D.C. for the 2nd “Journey For Justice” to speak out against school closings, turnarounds and other corporate education reform strategies. Action Now is joining community organizations from 18 … Continue reading
Action Now parents and community members have been active in the fight for better neighborhood public schools for years, so on the night of September 18th they were excited to celebrate the teachers’ contract victory and the end of the … Continue reading
On the morning of September 10, 2012, the first day of the Chicago teacher’s strike, Action Now President Michelle Young spoke at a press conference held by Grassroots Collaborative outside of CPS Headquarters to voice community support for striking Chicago … Continue reading
Action Now stands in support of Chicago public school teachers that are striking for smaller class sizes, fair pay and respect, and for keeping experienced teachers in the classroom. We urge CPS to settle this contract now so teachers can … Continue reading