Chicago mayor, union are at odds over teacher-residency bill

03/28/2010 | Chicago Sun-Times (free registration)

Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley opposes an effort by the state Senate to eliminate a requirement that the city's teachers live in the city. Daley said allowing teachers and other public employees to live outside the city would eliminate its middle class population. However, the Chicago Teachers Union supports lifting the requirement, saying city housing is too expensive and that the city's charter-school teachers are allowed to live in the suburbs.

View Full Article in:

Chicago Sun-Times (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Instructional Specialist
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Senior Associate, School Turnaround
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Special Education Teacher
National Heritage Academies
Brighton / Commerce City Area, CO
Quantitative Researcher
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations