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Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Friday, January 15

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Now that the strike is on and CPS is implementing its "Children First" program, one can view a map of those locations. Other student programs are available below and after the break.

The Lookingglass Theatre is offering daytime drama workshops during the strike; $65 a day to participate.

Buzzfeed collected a few tweets from students last night regarding the strike.

The Caucus of Rank-and-File Educators (CORE) released a video telling the history of teacher strikes from 1968 to 1987:

 
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