Chicago Teachers Rally For New ContractCBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports from Grant Park.
Claypool Says CPS Ready To Make Budget Cuts If Springfield Increases FundingChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool says his administration is ready to make more budget cuts if Springfield ups the ante on funding for the City’s school system, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Most Chicago Teachers Would Strike, Vote IndicatesSome 97 percent of members voting — with 95 percent participation among the 27,000 CTU members casting ballots in the mock vote last Thursday — said to strike, the Chicago-Sun Times is reporting.
Woman Files Federal Lawsuit Claiming CPS Teacher Hit Her Son Because He's BlackA woman alleges in a federal lawsuit that a white Chicago Public Schools teacher hit her son because he’s black, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
CTU Promising Strike Vote If CPS Lays Off TeachersThe Chicago Teachers Union is charging that public school students are being held hostage by the continuing budget battle in Springfield.
2 Investigators: Student Athletes Say They're Benched Or Cut If They Don't 'Pay To Play'Pay fees at a private athletic club or get benched at public schools. That's the scenario some Chicago student athletes say they are facing. CBS 2's Dave Savini investigates.
After CO Leak Sickened Kids, Chicago School ReopensEngineers worked all weekend to install new carbon monoxide detectors at Prussing school so students could return to class on Monday
Historic Former CPS Headquarters Getting A Nice ScrubbingStripping away years of urban grit, the historic building that was formerly the Chicago Public Schools headquarters is getting a much-needed bath.
Chicago School Watchdog On Federal Indictment: Told You SoWendy Katten is hoping the indictment of Barbara Bryd-Bennett prompts school board members to listen to parents when they raise concerns about an issue.
Suit: Chicago Public Schools Bungled Contract For Special-Needs NursesThe first day of school is supposed to be full of wonder and excitement for students. But for many special needs kids, it was anything but. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
CPS Says It Had Record Attendance On First DayChicago Public Schools announced that it has record attendance numbers on the first day of school on Tuesday.
Amid Controversy, CPS Announces Reopening Plan For Dyett High SchoolProtesters have said Dyett was the only open-enrollment high school for the nearby Kenwood, Oakland, and Bronzeville neighborhoods.