Ron Huberman

Jean-Claude Brizard

CPS To Cut $75 Million From Budget

It didn’t take long for Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer J.C. Brizard to warn of some serious financial problems in the school system.

06/01/2011

Ron Huberman

Last Day For Huberman At CPS

This is the last day on the job for Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer Ron Huberman.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2010

Terry Mazany And Mayor Richard M. Daley

Daley Appoints Interim Schools Boss

Chicago Community Trust chief executive officer Terry Mazany has been named the new chief executive officer of the Chicago Public Schools.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010

CPS CEO Ron Huberman (David Banks/Getty Images)

Groups Want A Say In School Chief Huberman’s Replacement

Advocates want educator, not businessman, to lead Chicago Public Schools.

11/04/2010

CPS CEO Ron Huberman (David Banks/Getty Images)

CPS Boss Ron Huberman To Resign

Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman is planning to step down by the end of the month, much sooner than he initially indicated in the wake of Mayor Richard M. Daley’s decision not to seek another term.

11/03/2010

Whittier Elementary School Fieldhouse On West 23rd Street. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM Photo)

CPS Offers Whittier Parents 5 Options For Library

Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman has presented parents at Whittier Elementary School with five proposals for placing a library at the school where parents staged a six-week sit in demanding a library.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2010

Whittier Elementary School Fieldhouse On West 23rd Street. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM Photo)

Huberman Signs Agreement To Build Library At Whittier

Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman agreed Wednesday to give parents at Whittier Elementary School a signed letter committing to a deal to put a library at Whittier, which could end a weeks-long sit-in at the school’s field house.

CBS 2–10/27/2010

Whittier Elementary School Parents

Potential Deal To End Whittier School Standoff

Parents and activists have reached a tentative deal with the Chicago Public Schools that could end a month-long standoff at Whittier Elementary School.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2010

Whittier Elementary School Fieldhouse On West 23rd Street. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM Photo)

Whittier School Parents Still Protesting

The Chicago Public Schools are offering a compromise to end the stalemate over a field house at Whittier Elementary School, but parents aren’t ready to end their sit-in just yet.

CBS 2–10/19/2010

Whittier Elementary School Fieldhouse On West 23rd Street. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM Photo)

CPS Sets Record Straight On Whittier Field House

Protesters declared victory after officials agreed not to demolish the building but now CEO Ron Huberman says the facility still isn’t safe for a library.

10/18/2010

A Scene From The Parent Sit-In At The Whittier Elementary School Fieldhouse. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM Photo)

Whittier School Sit-In Parents Claim Small Victory

They want the fieldhouse saved and are pleased by a meeting with the alderman and schools CEO. PHOTOS

WBBM Newsradio–10/14/2010

CPS CEO Ron Huberman (David Banks/Getty Images)

Protesters Continue Sit-In, Unmoved By CPS Promise

Despite a Chicago Public Schools promise to delay demolition of the Whittier School field house for six months, Pilsen protesters refused to abandon a sit-in.

10/09/2010

CPS CEO Ron Huberman (David Banks/Getty Images)

Report: Schools CEO Ron Huberman May Resign

Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman plans to resign before Mayor Daley leaves office next year, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2010

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Whittier-CPS Standoff

Walter Jacobson says something’s just not right about the Whittier Elementary School standoff. Here is his Perspective.

CBS 2–10/05/2010

CPS CEO Ron Huberman (David Banks/Getty Images)

Huberman: CPS Working With Sit-In Parents

Chicago Public Schools has been working with parents at Whittier Elementary well before they staged a sit-in at a field house slated for demolition.

WBBM Newsradio–10/05/2010

CPS CEO Ron Huberman (David Banks/Getty Images)

Teachers Union Claims ‘Stunning Court Victory’

CHICAGO (WBBM) – A federal judge ruled Monday that the Chicago Public School system does not have the right to fire teachers without regard to seniority or tenure, handing a victory to the Chicago Teachers […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/05/2010