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Chicago Mayor Reaches Tentative Agreement With Teachers Union

The governing body of the Chicago Teachers Union will vote Monday on a tentative agreement with the mayor to reopen elementary public schools for in-person classes.

On Sunday, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced the agreement, which the union calls a framework, after a bitter fight over reopening.

Here & Now‘s Callum Borchers speaks with Sarah Karp, a reporter for WBEZ in Chicago.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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