Chicago Public Schols

Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard talks with public school principals at a roundtable discussion about issues critical to contract talks in the ongoing Chicago teachers' strike on Sept. 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Ex-CPS Boss Brizard Speaks: Emanuel Needs To Let Go

The former head of the Chicago Public Schools, ousted after a politically disastrous teachers’ strike last fall, is opening up about his experience in Chicago and with Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

08/23/2013

Disney II Pupils

Longer Day Begins For Some CPS Students

The school day is now longer for students at six Chicago Public elementary schools, and the pupils are taking it all in stride.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011