On Monday, Mitt Romney released a statement saying he’d side with Chicago students and parents, adding that he is disappointed with teachers on strike. The White House said President Obama is not eager to take sides in the strike.

Ed Next authors and bloggers have weighed in on the strike in various articles already:

Conflict is Unavoidable

Reform vs. Rights

Poor Students Can’t Afford Teacher Strike

It’s Hard to Imagine Teachers Winning in the Court of Public Opinion

Strike Phobia

Last updated September 12, 2012