Archive: News Updates

Generation All Steering Committee Member Patrick Brosnan: “CPS strike averted—can we have our social workers and librarians back?”

Like the rest of Chicago's parents and students, we are relieved that a strike has been averted through a tentative deal between the Chicago Teachers Union and the Chicago Board of Education. Students belong in the classroom, and this deal accomplishes that. However, many fundamental issues still persist in our schools and communities that this deal does not address. It's no coincidence that in late September, Mayor Rahm Emanuel presented his new plan to combat the surge in violence in…