Governor JB Pritzker Signs Amended Code Allowing 22-Year-Old Students With Special Needs To Complete Academic YearGovernor JB Pritzker is expanding opportunities for students with special needs.
'Just So Grateful': A Local Nonprofit Has Students Fighting Food Insecurity, Food Waste While Helping Others"I wanna eventually become a chef and open my own restaurant where people can go to it and have fancy five star food but for cheap. Not the expensive amount it normally is."
'I Don't Know What To Believe Any More': Confusion Over P-EBT Meal Card"There needs to be a clear communication to us to all parents."
'Nevermore' Will Have More Days For Visitors At ExhibitAlong with the extending the dates of the show, Nevermore will provide free tickets and be open on Wednesdays for Chicago Public School groups "for select hours."
CPS Classes Resume Friday, And Students Couldn't Be HappierParents said it was the unpredictability that made everything so much tougher, waiting every night to find out if school was back on the next day.
Illinois Commission Offers Free College Readiness HelpThe Illinois Student Assistance Commission will host workshops for students and their families to provide assistance in filling out college applications and financial aid eligibility paperwork.
AP: As Homework Moves Online, Millions Lack Home InternetThe consequences can be dire for children in these situations, because students with home internet consistently score higher in reading, math and science. And the homework gap in many ways mirrors broader educational barriers for poor and minority students.
2 Bullets Strike Suburban Bus After Students Taken To Chicago MuseumPolice say stray gunfire struck a suburban school bus after it dropped students at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago.
Michelle Obama Surprises Detroit Students At Motown MuseumObama listened as the students spoke about their experiences in life and school and encouraged them to practice "discomfort" and not be afraid to try new things.
Free Rides On The CTA For The First Day Of SchoolFor the rest of the school year, elementary and high school students can ride for 75 cents.
Overcoming Barriers By Disabilities Through The Nora ProjectNora's Project connects the children. The children do the rest. Focusing on their similarities, not their differences.
Retired Special Ed Teacher Leaves $1 Million To Students In WillMrs. Via Cava left the generous donation in her will after years of careful saving.
Report: CPS Failed To Protect Students From Sexual AbuseChicago Public Schools is taking action after a scathing report which said the school district failed to protect students from sexual abuse.
Valedictorian Claims High School Censored Graduation SpeechAn Illinois high school valedictorian has hired a lawyer after claiming school officials demanded he remove all religious references from his graduation speech.
School District Forcing Students To Smile In Hallways, Reports SayA Pennsylvania school district is under fire for a policy that allegedly requires students to smile when walking in school hallways.