Forrest Claypool Resigns At CPS Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool is resigning after he lied to ethics investigators and other missteps, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Claypool Apologizes After Being Accused Of Cover-UpChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool apologizes no fewer than four times for lying to ethics investigators and other missteps –- actions that have prompted some to call for his termination.
Report: School CEO Claypool Covered Up Ethics ViolationAnd CBS 2's Political Reporter Derrick Blakley reports that there may soon be calls for Claypool to resign.
Aldermen Call For Claypool's Ouster, Accuse CPS Of Stiffing Special Needs KidsCalls for Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool to resign or be fired are growing louder, with some coming from city aldermen.
CPS Unveils 2018 Fiscal Plan But Is Counting On Uncertain State FundingChicago Public Schools has unveiled its fiscal plan for 2018, but it's counting on uncertain funding from the state.
Forrest Claypool Says Rauner Administration Treatment To CPS Is DiscriminatoryChicago Public Schools Chief Forrest Claypool said he is not holding his breath for help from Springfield to keep city schools open, but he is confident they will keep going.
The City Thanks Chicago's Safe Passage Program For No Major IncidentsHundreds of workers in Chicago's Safe Passage Program gathered at McCormick Place to get a personal thank you from the city's school's chief, police superintendent and the Mayor.
Chicago Teachers Union Votes "No Confidence" In CPS Boss ClaypoolBy a 99-1 margin, the Chicago Teachers Union has voted a symbolic “no confidence” in Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool.
CPS Leaders, Families To Lobby State Lawmakers For More FundingCPS leaders and families will participate in a rally at the Illinois State Capitol to push for equal state funding for public schools.
Judge To Rule April 28 On CPS Discrimination Lawsuit Against StateThe Chicago Board of Education and a group of CPS parents sued the state, seeking to declare its funding systems discriminatory and illegal.
Claypool Hurls More Insults At Gov. Rauner Over School Budget MessEarlier this week, the CPS boss sent a letter to parents blaming the Republican for the Chicago schools spending freeze.
Chairman Of Chicago Republican Party Files Ethics Complains Against CPSThe head of the Chicago Republican Party has filed a complaint with the inspector general of Chicago Public Schools - after the Schools CEO Forrest Claypool sent a letter to parents criticizing Illinois' Republican governor.