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In Pictures: The Three-Day March To Protest School Closings

By Samantha Abernethy in News on May 21, 2013 10:00PM

Chicago Public Schools teachers, parents, students and other opponents of the school district's plan to close 54 schools and transfer the students displaced by the closures to new schools took to the streets Saturday, Sunday and Monday to protest the closures as the Chicago School Board prepares to vote on the proposal Wednesday. Here are some photos we've gathered of the protests from the Chicagoist Photos Flickr pool.

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