Mother Says Son With Special Needs Was Sexually Assaulted In CPS BathroomAs CPS faces a growing sex abuse scandal, a mother says her son with special needs was sexually assaulted in a school bathroom by a fellow student.
Federal Agency Withholds Some Chicago Public Schools FundingFederal officials are withholding millions of dollars in grant money from Chicago Public Schools following allegations that the district failed to protect students from sexual violence.
Many Substitute Teachers Fill CPS Classrooms, Hundreds Of CPS Employees Wait For Background ChecksMany regular teachers are not teaching students because their background checks have not yet been cleared.
More than 260 CPS Employees' Background Checks Were Not ClearedMore than 260 CPS employees will not be tending to their positions at Chicago Public Schools for the start of the new school year on Tuesday because their background checks were not cleared.
Victims Of Sex Abuse Speak Out After Release Of CPS Abuse ReportsA new report found widespread failures at Chicago Public Schools in the wake of a sex abuse scandal.
CPS Requiring Background Checks, Fingerprinting For Employees Amid Sex Abuse ScandalChicago Public Schools is checking the background of thousands of CPS employees following reports students were sexually abused by teachers and other adults.
Mayoral Candidates Speak Out Amid CPS Sex Abuse Scandal Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s election opponents levelled plenty of criticism after CPS removed two high school principals over their handling of sexual abuse allegations.
CPS Removes 2 Principals In Ongoing Sex Abuse InvestigationChicago Public Schools announced two principals were removed from their positions Monday as the investigation continues into the CPS sex abuse scandal.
Two Victims Give Emotional Testimonies In CPS Sex Abuse ScandalA panel of state lawmakers heard emotional testimonies from two victims in the Chicago Public Schools sex abuse scandal Wednesday.
Sex Abuse Revelations Prompt CPS To Spend $2 Million on Background ChecksChicago Public Schools officials will run new background checks by fall for thousands of employees who regularly work in schools, as part of the district’s ongoing response to a sex abuse scandal.