Chicago Public Schools teachers share their students’ stories as part of why they picket

John Williams

Members of the Chicago Teachers Union join John Williams on day 10 of the Chicago teachers strike.

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Chicago Public Schools Teachers Carlos, Beth and Jane of Saucedo Scholastic Academy, and Dave and Stephanie of Kenwood Academy High School join John Williams to talk about their own concerns from within the classroom. Those concerns are part of what’s keeping them on the streets and their students out of the classroom for a 10th day. And the teachers describe what’s wrong with their salaries and the emotional toll of being a teacher in the city.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

The Mincing Rascals

More The Mincing Rascals

The John Williams Show
Weekdays 10 a.m. - noon, 1 - 2 p.m. JohnWilliams

Focusing on current events, John discusses the news of the day, sports, television programs, movies, and books with a thoughtful perspective and quirky sense of humor. Inquisitive and curious by nature, he asks what listeners want to know and his guests never get a pass on the tough questions. (Click for more.)

The John Williams NewsClick sponsored by Joint Relief Institute

More NewsClick