Community Leaders Protest For Higher Funding For CPSA coalition of community, education and labor leaders protested at City Hall Thursday for higher funding for Chicago’s Public Schools.
Emanuel Reluctant About CPS Raising Property Taxes By $225MWhile he is expressing reluctance about the tax hike, the mayor also defends the move.
CPS Drops Suit Against StateThe suit accused the sate of using separate and unequal systems for funding for public education.
State Of The Art Facilities Unveiled At Three Chicago SchoolsChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public School officials have cut the ribbons on three facilities within the school system.
Police To Get Rid Of "Booking Rooms" in Illinois SchoolsA new state law will get rid of so-called "Police booking rooms" in Illinois schools, something advocates say results in "criminalizing" students unnecessarily.
'One Goal' Program Helping At-Risk Students On Path To College“One Goal” is aimed at students with a 2.7 GPA or lower, and after eight years working with CPS students, it appears to be working.
As CPS Begins New Year, Union Seeking To Restore Slashed FundingCTU has called on the city to reinstate a “head tax” on businesses, and use surplus TIF dollars to increase school funding.
CPS Ready To Start New Year Without Funding Questions; No Threat Of StrikeSummer 2017 has shifted to the rear view mirror, and it’s time for Chicago Public Schools students to go back to class.
Chance The Rapper Directs $2.2 Million To CPS SchoolsThe money will help fund arts and music programs at 20 Chicago public schools.
Feds: Chicago Teacher Supplied Ammunition, Gun Accessories To FelonBrent Turpin, a special education teacher in Englewood, was arrested Tuesday and faces one count of conspiracy to dispose of a firearm and ammunition to a known felon.
Mayor Defends CPS Property Tax Hike In State Education Funding PlanHouse Democrats estimate CPS could levy an additional $120 million in property taxes. Cook County Clerk David Orr estimated it would be more
Chicago Schools Adding Police Torture Scandal To CurriculumOne of the most shameful chapters in the story of Chicago is about to be taught to students all over the city.