CPS Threatens To Discipline Teachers Who Boycott ISATChicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has threatened to seek to remove the state certification of teachers who refuse to administer next week's Illinois Standards Achievement Test, after many teachers planned a boycott.
Orland Fire Protection District Plans To Discipline Firefighter Over Fatal Crash
Report: Minority Students Turned In To Police In School Disproportionately OftenAn investigation finds a disproportionate number of black and Hispanic high school students are turned over to police for infractions that result in other students being less severely disciplined.
Suburban School Board To Decide On Fate Of Counselor Who Wrote Sexually Graphic BookA south suburban school board will be deciding Tuesday night whether to discipline a guidance counselor and former girls’ basketball coach who wrote a self-help book with some views on women that many have called distasteful.
Attorney For Indicted State Rep: House Panel Rushing To JudgmentThe attorney for indicted State Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago) has launched a mannered, but pointed attack against the House committee considering whether to discipline Smith over bribery allegations.
Enough Evidence To Punish State Rep. Derrick Smith, Panel FindsA special Illinois House investigative committee has issued a report finding lawmakers have enough evidence to punish state Rep. Derrick Smith, amid allegations he took a $7,000 bribe.
Dart: Teach Inmates Chess And They'll Learn Valuable SkillsAuthorities hope to teach Cook County Jail inmates some lessons about patience, responsibility and learning from mistakes – by having them play chess.
Students, Parents Protest Noble Network School Discipline PolicySome parents and activists rallied at Chicago Public School headquarters in the Loop today to accuse a chain of charter schools of overly harsh discipline.
14 Police Officers May Be Fired For Abusing Sick LeaveA sick leave scandal has erupted in the Chicago Police Department, and 14 officers could lose their jobs.
CPS Students, Parents: Focus On Counseling, Not PunishmentChicago Public Schools pupils, graduates and parents are asking the system to focus more on counseling and less on discipline.
How To Say No To Your Teen, And Stick To ItCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez has this advice for saying, “No,” to your teenager, and sticking to it.
1,000+ Officers May Be Disciplined For Peeping At ReportThe Chicago Police Department is planning to investigate more than 1,000 of its own officers for looking up the police report of a woman allegedly sexually assaulted by two on-duty officers.