Chicago Public Schools

Longer School Day Mandates Recess, Specific Times For Subjects

Chicago Public Schools principals on Monday are receiving a set of guidelines from their bosses on how to divvy up longer school days starting in August.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Chicago Public Schools

Teachers Suggest Ways To Use Time During Longer School Day

A group of Chicago Public Schools teachers have made suggestions on ways to best use the extra 90 minutes being added to each school day starting next year.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Chicago Public Schools

CPS To Phase In P.E. At High Schools Again; Recess To Return For Grade Schools

As part of its plans for a longer school day at the Chicago Public Schools, physical education classes will be phased back in for all high school juniors and seniors.

WBBM Newsradio–11/10/2011