October 2012 Education Insider: Chicago Teachers Union Strike & The First Presidential Debate

This survey provides a brief recap of the first Presidential debate, as well as insights on the Chicago Teachers Union Strike. Stay tuned for surveys following the debates this month.

Key highlights include:

  • 62% of Insiders believe that the union won the strike.
  • Insiders gave Governor Romney a solid B for his education-focused comments during last week's debate, while President Obama received a C.
  • While 66% of Insiders voted that Governor Romney‰'s comments on education were more effective, many indicated that it was closer to a tie than a clear win.