Butler College Prep Kids Get Scholarship SurpriseDuring the "Draft Day" presentation, UIC offered those students full ride scholarships to study education as part of their Call Me MiSTER program.
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.
Illinois Launches Program To Help Students Choose CollegeCollege-bound students and their families now can consult an online program to determine the post-graduate economics of attending school in Illinois.
Syrian Refugee Students Say Attending School Is A MiracleFor local Syrian refugee students heading back to school, it is a chance to escape the violence of their Syrian homes and start fresh.
Young Entrepreneurs Work To Transform Their CommunitiesYoung entrepreneurs are learning how to create opportunities, not just for themselves, but for their communities.
Suburban Bus Aide Faces Felony For Choking StudentA bus aide is facing felony charges after being accused of choking an 11-year-old boy during an incident in south suburban Floosmoor last month.
Teacher Says He Was Suspended For Serving Pancakes During State TestA middle school teacher in Pennsylvania is reportedly heading back to work just days after he was suspended for serving his students pancakes during a state exam.
4-Year-Old Spontaneously Takes The Lead, Teaches Older Kids PlanetsCayden walked confidently to the front of the room, climbed on a chair, and began listing the planets, encouraging students to follow his lead.
Gov. Rauner Surprised Board Of Ed Report Didn’t Recommend State Takeover Of CPSGovernor Bruce Rauner is baffled that the Illinois State Board of Education says Chicago Public School finances don't warrant a school takeover, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
More And More Students See Advantages Of Taking Gap Year Before Going To CollegeCBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reports on how to know if a gap year is the right move.
Is Your School District Above Average? Data Shows Clear DifferencesHow is your school performing?
NW Suburban High School Considering Changes To Class Ranking System A northwest suburban high school wants to change its class ranking system, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.
War Of Words Continues Between Governor Rauner, CPSGovernor Bruce Rauner is continuing his war of words with Chicago Public School officials over a state investigation of the CPS budget, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
As CPS Promises $100 Million In Cuts, Principals Await DetailsCBS 2’s Derrick Blakley has a look at the process.
Illinois Senate President John Cullerton Wants School Funding Formula FixA top Democrat says inequity in Illinois' school funding formula is the "defining crisis of our time" and an overhaul is a top priority.