Illinois educators are bracing for another rise in the number of homeless students. Last year, 35,619 Illinois students were homeless — up more than 1,800 students from the previous year and continuing a disturbing three-year trend, CBS 2′s Vince Gerasole reports.
The Alpha School Bus Co. said Friday it has fired the bus driver who left a special-needs student on a bus in south suburban Crestwood for five hours earlier this week.
A University of Chicago undergrad and her parents were killed over the weekend when a single-engine plane went down in downstate Rantoul.
Students at Foreman High School in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood were likely looking forward to the last day of school upon arriving Friday, but instead they ended up on lockdown someone brought in a gun.
Police are on the lookout Tuesday morning after a University of Illinois at Chicago student was the victim of a home invasion and robbery.
A Northwestern University student was robbed by wooden stake-wielding assailants Monday evening, as he walked through the parking lot of a graduate dormitory.
A suspended southwest suburban Lockport Township High School District employee resigned this week and was arrested Thursday on accusations he committed an act of sexual conduct with a student in 2009.
A Dominican University student has been charged with the sexual assault a schoolmate in her dorm last week.
A former LaGrange Park teacher has been charged with having sex with an underage student on multiple occasions.
A Northern Illinois University football player was shot and wounded overnight at an off-campus apartment complex and two other students were in custody Wednesday afternoon.
Police have released a new photo of a Chicago State University student who has been missing since leaving for school last weekend.
Police are seeking the help of the public in finding a missing Chicago State University student who vanished this past weekend.
A 58-year-old teacher’s aide from Naperville has been arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with a male student.
A 14-year-old middle school student is accused of attacking a teacher in Valparaiso, Ind., two times this month.
A Naperville North High School counselor and girls golf coach was expected to surrender Wednesday to authorities on charges of sexually abusing a 16-year-old female student.
A former suburban high school teacher accused of having sex with a student had entered a not guilty plea.
Remains found in a DeKalb park have been positively identified as those of missing Northern Illinois University student Antinette “Toni” Keller, more than two months after they were found.
A former teacher who admitted having an eight-month sexual relationship with a former student was sentenced to 30 months probation after pleading guilty to aggravated battery.
Confirmation is expected today for whether the remains found discovered in a park near the Northern Illinois University campus belonged to freshman Antinette “Toni” Keller.
NIU students have been staying connected through social media websites, as they await confirmation about whether remains found off-campus are that of a missing NIU freshman.