In an abrupt change of heart Tuesday, Chicago Public Schools has postponed a mid-day budget hearing until the end of the workday.
A mayoral confidant characterized the increase as relatively small given that the four-year deal would cost CPS about $8.9 billion overall.
Several Chicago Public Schools have apparently been named in the kind of threatening clown-related Facebook posts that have popped up nationwide.
Chicago Public Schools will remain open if teachers go on strike next week, according a letter from CPS to students’ families.
Hundreds of laid-off teachers looked for their next assignment during a Chicago Public Schools job fair in the South Loop on Thursday.
Principals were given per-pupil funding amounts Wednesday that were level with the amounts they finished the last school year.