Join CPS Parents Tuesday November 17th to protest budget cuts that will result in massive teacher layoffs. 3:45pm-5pm Thompson Center Parents and guardians, Catastrophe looms over all our public schools - unless we act now! In just two weeks, CPS may be forced to cut 5,000 teachers and slash educational programs, unless state politicians break their political deadlock and plug a $500 million budget shortfall. CPS students have protested impending budget cuts It's time we parents also made our voices heard! SUPPORT THE PARENT RALLY ON 11/17 Join the rally to protest state budget cuts impacting CPS: Tuesday, November 17th 3:45 PM to 5 PM Thompson Center (100 W. Randolph Street) We'll meet on the plaza outside the Thompson Center, which houses the offices of Illinois state government. We need to show up in force, bring everyone you can. SPEAK UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA Tell others about the upcoming rally. Please forward this message to families at other schools and to friends and family who support public education in Chicago. Show your advocacy by posting on social media using these hashtags: #WheresTheFunds and/or #FundCPSNow We hope to see you on November 17th at 3:45pm at the Thompson Center!