CPS Announces All Schools 'Prepared For Safe Occupancy' Following Air Quality Assessment; Plans $8.5 Million Purchase Of HEPA PurifiersThe district said it hired an independent state-certified environmental hygienist to conduct an air quality assessment of all 513 district-run schools in order to ensure they're safe before bringing any students back to classrooms.
CPS Families Face Deadline Wednesday To Resume Pre-K, Special Education Classes In-Person Learning In Second QuarterSome Chicago Public Schools parents are facing an important deadline Wednesday.
Chicago Catholic Schools Go To Remote Learning For Two Weeks Following Christmas Break To Allow Quarantine TimeCatholic school students in Chicago will have two extra weeks at home following Christmas break, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced Friday.
Prairie Ridge High School In Crystal Lake Switching To Remote Learning During Evaluation Of COVID-19 CasesRemote learning started Tuesday morning as the school undergoes an evaluation by the McHenry County Department of Health.
Man Charged With Sexually Abusing 7-Year-Old Girl During Remote LearningAn 18-year-old man was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault on Saturday, after authorities said he was seen sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl as she attended school remotely from a home in Chatham.
Deerfield District 109 Reverts To Remote LearningThe north suburban Deerfield School District 109 has reverted to remote learning starting Monday due to rising COVID-19 numbers in the area, the district announced Friday.
Remote Learning Makes Abuse Harder To Spot, Says Chicago Public Schools CEOChicago police received a horrific call Thursday afternoon of a 7-year-old girl observed performing a sexual act on a man live on an online learning session.
Suburban Parents Rally For Kids To Return To School Rather Than Remote LearningSaying they were doing it for their kids, more families gathered in protests in the suburbs Monday to demand that schools reopen.
CTU: There Are Ways To Improve Remote LearningAnother union goal is giving more CPS students safe access to school psychologists and other clinicians.
More Parents, Students Rally To Put Pressure On Gov. Pritzker To Resume In-Person School, SportsParents and students continue to put pressure on Gov. JB Pritzker to reopen schools and school sports.
A Look Inside A Supervised Remote Learning Center In ChicagoDemand for childcare is skyrocketing across the city as working parents struggle with remote schooling.
Northern Illinois University Moves Undergraduate Classes Online, After 120 Students Test Positive For COVID"I cannot emphasize enough that the points of origin for the spread of COVID-19 at NIU are parties and gatherings, especially ones where participants have failed to wear masks and physically distance. It is because of these activities that we now must take this two-week pause," NIU president Lisa C. Freeman wrote in a letter to students.
Single Working Moms Struggle With Their Kids Home For E-Learning In CPS SystemAs the first week of classes for Chicago Public Schools winds down, parents continue to reach out to the CBS 2 Morning Insiders.
Amid Major Spike In COVID-19 Cases, UW-Madison Switching To Remote Learning For At Least 2 WeeksThe University of Wisconsin-Madison is switching to remote learning for at least two weeks and quarantining two residence halls amid a spike in COVID-19 cases on campus.
Hundreds Turn Out In West Suburbs To Protest Remote Learning In SchoolsProtesters came out in the hundreds in the western suburbs Tuesday night, all calling for changes in how students are learning this school year.