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.
The new elementary school for 1,200 students is the third construction project quietly announced in the past two weeks.
“They earned this honor, and they represented our school wonderfully,” Stanley Coleman said of South Shore International College Prep students.
Chicago Teachers Union leaders want to review the latest contract recommendations over spring break, setting up a possible walkout as soon as May 16.
So forgive me for intruding. I thought I’d try to shoehorn a little education into your day. You can play Call of Duty: Black Ops III all afternoon.
Chicago Public Schools officials announced 250 sites will be open citywide on April 1 but advised parents to make their own plans.