Chicago Public Schools has lost about 11,000 students since last fall — possibly the largest single-year enrollment decline ever for the district.
At Wednesday’s meeting, hundreds of delegates discussed the tentative agreement that will net them at least $100 million more than a January deal.
A tentative agreement between UNO Charter School Network and staffers depends on finding $1.5 million the charter operator doesn’t have yet.
The United Educators at UNO union dodged a teachers strike early Wednesday, reaching a tentative deal with the UNO Charter School Network.
Two Chicago museums and a major foundation are joining forces to wrestle with that elephant, in a town hall Thursday.
The father of an 8-year-old boy has filed a lawsuit against Chicago Public Schools and the substitute teacher who grabbed the boy’s neck.
Contained in the deal to be considered by Chicago Teachers Union delegates is a provision to impose limits on the number of charter schools.