Chicago Expanding Pre-Kindergarten For City's 4-Year-OldsThe plan calls for adding 180 classrooms this fall in low-income communities.
Chicago Launches New Online Preschool Application SiteThe city’s online universal preschool application process has been given an upgrade to help parents looking for programs for their kids.
After CPS Partially Cut Pre-K Special Ed Transit, Officials To ReinstateThis summer, CPS yanked transportation from almost all those preschoolers.
Four Injured In Shooting Near Day Care On South SideFour people were wounded in a shooting near a preschool on the South Side Wednesday afternoon.
Preschool Worker Charged With Molesting Two ChildrenJian Feng is accused of inappropriately touching two 3-year-old girls on multiple occasions while they were in his care, Chicago police said.
4 Biggest Questions Preschoolers Ask: Megan Glaros' Masterful Guide to Science
Preschool Teacher Faces Child-Porn ChargesA spokesman for the state’s attorney’s office said there is no evidence that anyone in Richard Gertler's care was a victim.
Best And Most Affordable Preschools In The Chicago AreaIf you're looking to introduce your 3 to 5 year old child to a structured setting of activities with teachers and other children before the stresses of kindergarten kick in, preschool is the way to go. More structured than traditional daycare, children learn to follow instructions, share and cooperate, and are introduced to the foundations of learning. Finding an enriching and affordable preschool is not easy, but Chicago's top five make it a no brainer.
Dart, Other Law Enforcement Officers Protest Against Cuts To Preschool FundingCook County Sheriff Tom Dart had some harsh words Thursday for state cuts in preschool funding.
New Program Integrates Math Lessons In All Subjects For PreschoolersWas math the one subject that simply didn't add up for you in school? Plenty of students struggle with mastering mathematics, but a new program is finding that starting early with a different approach can really pay off.
Men Held After Burglarizing South Loop PreschoolTwo men are in police custody, after they broke into a South Loop preschool and made off with several items early Wednesday.
State To Dedicate $270 Million To Pre-School EducationEducation experts say money for the youngest kids can pay off in the long run.