Claypool Denounces Latest School Funding Proposal From Springfield Chicago Schools CEO Forrest Claypool Tuesday denounced the latest statewide school funding proposal, saying it is a conscious effort to bankrupt the Chicago Public Schools.
Chicago Public Schools Files Complaint Against Teachers Union Over 'Illegal' StrikeCPS CEO Forrest Claypool says he wants a state panel to block the Chicago Teachers Union from striking again, and he wants the CTU to pay for costs incurred Friday when teachers walked.
Chicago Public Schools Making Arrangements For Students When Teachers WalkForrest Claypool, the CEO of CPS, says the system will have at least 250 sites open next week where students can go.
Claypool Not Ruling Out Civil Rights Lawsuit Against State Over School FundingChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool took issue with Governor Rauner's statement on school funding.
Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest CPS Budget CutsAbout 200 students walked out of a North Side high school on Friday, to protest the financial crisis the Chicago Public Schools system is facing.
Rauner: City Hall 'Looking To Blame Others' For CPS WoesGov. Bruce Rauner rejected suggestions he’s trying to sabotage the Chicago Public Schools’ attempt to sell bonds to keep the system solvent, by repeatedly pushing for a state takeover of the district.
After CTU Rejects Contract Offer, CPS Warns Of LayoffsA day after the Chicago Teachers Union turned down a four-year contract offer from the Chicago Public Schools, CEO Forrest Claypool warned the union it will be moving forward with a plan for layoffs.
CTU Bargaining Team Rejects Contract Offer From CPSA bargaining team for the Chicago Teachers Union unanimously rejected a contract offer from Chicago Public Schools Monday afternoon.
CTU Bargaining Team To Vote On "Serious Offer" From CPSA vote on Monday could pave the way for a new contract for Chicago teachers. Members of the Chicago Teachers Union bargaining team were set to vote on the latest offer from the Chicago Public Schools.
Chicago Students Make Music Video Asking for 'Fair Shot' in School Funding
Chicago Public Schools Laying Off Hundreds Of Administrative StaffHundreds of workers at the central offices of the Chicago Public Schools were getting layoff notices on Friday, as the district tries to plug a $480 million budget hole.
Republican State Lawmakers To Propose Independent Authority Take Over Chicago Public Schools Republican state lawmakers are expected to announce a proposal Wednesday morning that would allow an independent authority to take over the Chicago Public Schools, CBS 2 has learned.