Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School JittersOvercoming first day jitters -- whether for kindergarten or a new school -- all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.
1st Grade Teacher At Gillespie School Receives Golden Apple AwardGolden Apple Excellence in Teaching award winners are being announced this week, and among the first teacher on the city's South Side.
North Side Academy Is Too Cool For SchoolSitting on comfy couches reading and working with computers -- not at desks with textbooks. And having a working lunch -- not in a cafeteria. This is not your typical school. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Principal Announces School Closing with Frozen Parody
Cold Day Activities in Chicago with Kids
Burglar Breaks Into Suburban School, Steals Computer Equipment, Cash: PoliceThe suspect forced entry into Raymond Ellis School, 720 Central Park Drive, around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Christmas Eve, police said in a community alert issued Friday with surveillance images.
Bronzeville School Evacuated After Fight Breaks OutWhat started with a false fire alarm ended with three students in custody -- and a great big mess in the school.
Religious Leaders Pray For Safe School Year For Chicago StudentsAs Chicago Public School students get ready for the start of school Tuesday, religious leaders are praying for a safe year, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Over-Programmed? Why My Kid is Taking a Break from After-School Activities
Girl, 9, Who Was Reported Missing Is Found Safe: PoliceEmily Rivera is a student at William Nixon Elementary School at 2121 N. Keller Ave.
Gary To Name A School After Michael JacksonThe Gary Community School Board has approved an agreement with Jackson’s mother, Katherine, to honor the late “King of Pop” and inspire children to excel in the arts and education.
5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help WithSeasoned instructors share the essentials for your child's transition back to the classroom.