With Interfaith Program, Students Exchange IdeasBefore they learn they are different, teach them how much they are the same. That's the goal of a unique cultural exchange program, right in our own backyard.
Students Get Their Shot On 'Hamilton' StageThe young people studied the Hamilton era and performed raps and flows that drew parallels between historical events and modern problems. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Chicago Urban League Celebrates High School Students Accepted To CollegeThe Chicago Urban League is celebrating high school seniors it helped get accepted into college.
VIDEO: Suburban High School Teachers Tells Students Why They MatterA teacher at Glenbard South High School in Glen Ellyn challenged fellow teachers to a 'positivity challenge' by telling students why they matter.
Three Students Struck By Cars In Round Lake Since School StartedThree students were struck by vehicles on separate days since school started last week in Round Lake.
Students Clean Up Humboldt Park For Massive Volunteer ProjectHundreds of students from across the globe were going green Tuesday at a record-breaking community service project in Humboldt Park.
5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your HouseOne of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.
5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School SchedulesKids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.
2 Students, Security Guard, Administrator Hurt In Brawl At Englewood SchoolAbout 4:20 p.m. — after school had been dismissed — officers responded to a call of an altercation at Bond Elementary School. Specifics were sparse, but during the fight, a 13-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl were hurt by another girl who had pulled out a knife. A school security guard trying to intervene was also hurt.
Rolling Meadows Students Forced Outside During Fire AlarmAn experiment in the science lab went awry Thursday afternoon, triggering a smoke alarm. That caused the evacuation of some 2,000 students and staff out of warm classrooms.
Doctors Urge CPS To Help Students Adopt Better Sleep HabitsPediatricians have recommended the Chicago Public Schools start classes for high school and middle school students later in the day, so students can get more sleep, but with Mayor Rahm Emanuel rebuffing such efforts, some doctors have offered other ideas for improving student performance.
New Vaccine Requirements For Illinois StudentsIllinois requires students enrolling in school to be up-to-date on immunizations. Students enrolling in kindergarten for the first time in an Illinois school must have an eye exam by a licensed optometrist or a medical doctor.