The state contends the United Neighborhood Organization violated the terms of a $98 million grant in choosing companies for Chicago construction projects. The companies it chose are owned by brothers of one... Read »
A public hearing to help decide what schools will close next year drew 100 parents, teachers and community members angry not only about the closings but about CPS’ decision Friday to hike the number of new... Read »
Erie Elementary Charter School in Humboldt Park will expand, receiving new facilities for low-income students. Read »
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Teacher's Union may never get along. Read »
Mayor Rahm Emanuel overrides aldermanic privilege to place a charter school on the northwest side. Read »
Turns out the alternative education system Mayor Rahm Emanuel pointed to as a model for Chicago Public Schools has problems of its own. State achievement test data released Wednesday for the 2010-2011 school... Read »
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