Critics upset that ministers who oversaw ballot counting process have received CTU grant money. Read »
Chicago teachers have shown their solidarity in massive numbers. More than 90 percent of teachers have given the OK for a work stoppage, multiple sources told NBC Chicago. Read »
The Coalition to Organize Democracy in Education (C.O.D.E.) thinks an appointed board has resulted in “years of failed, top down education policy. Read »
Chicago Public Schools will create more International Baccalaureate diploma programs in high schools across Chicago. Read »
Mayor Rahm Emanuel will out of town Friday to talk about schools. Emanuel is on the list of mayors participating in a Washington D.C. education forum Friday with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. Read »
The protest over proposed Chicago Public School policy comes to a head Wednesday when the school board votes on the closure or turnaround of several underperforming schools. The CPS plan backed by Mayor... Read »
Despite hours of testimony from opposition, numerous sit-ins and marches, the Chicago Board of Education on Wednesday evening unanimously approved a plan to shutter seven schools and "turnaround" 10 others. Read »
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