NEWS articles

CPS to close schools, fire staffs

More than 7,500 students affected

over 6 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

CPS to weigh school closures

Edison parents blast Board of Education

over 6 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

School board to consider attendance boundaries

Charter school renewal also on agenda

over 6 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

City schools to get $50 million

Daley pushes for Saturday classes

over 6 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

Duncan calls on state to release funds for schools

"Dysfunctional" politics costing the district millions

almost 7 years ago | Sarah Arkin

Schools eye restrictions on military recruiters

A response to student complaints

almost 7 years ago | Rachel Melnik

Students face stiffer writing requirements

A new policy requires students to pass a test before leaving elementary school

almost 7 years ago | Rachel Melnik

Public schools ponder coaching options for principals

Increasing turnover a concern

almost 7 years ago | Rachel Melnik

Education bloggers keep careful eye on CPS

A tip sheet for parents, reporters

7 years ago | Rachel Melnik

Back to school

7 years ago | Geoff Dougherty

Shuttered Austin school leaves void

Plan to replace underperforming schools frustrates some

7 years ago | Ashley Johnson

Abandoned schools plague Little Village

Protesters urge demolition of two dilapidated buildings

7 years ago | Rachel Melnik

School system easing transition for freshman

Daley demands more education funding from state

7 years ago | Ben Strauss

School, DCFS stonewall on blind girl's death

Child was beaten to death by parents, cops say

7 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Chicago schools feel other side of Baby Boom

Teacher shortage looms in P.E., special ed

7 years ago | Ashley Johnson

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