Kate is a two-time winner of the national Education Writers Association top opinion writing award for editorials on the Chicago Public Schools and is a winner of the Studs Terkel Award for coverage of Chicago’s diverse communities. She regularly speaks publicly and to groups about education issues, journalism and politics. Kate lives in Chicago with her family.
Stories by Kate Grossman
Meet four high school seniors from the Chicago area and listen as they share stories of a senior year like no other.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to endorse the vaccine’s use Wednesday, opening the door for shots to begin.
In an emotional press conference, the mother of Adam Toledo said her son still loved Legos and Hot Wheels.
During Morton Schapiro’s tenure Northwestern’s stature has grown, but student activists have denounced his handling of racial issues.
There is no deal on the thorniest issues around reopening, but the two sides have agreements in four areas related to safety.
¿En qué consiste el plan de reapertura de las escuelas públicas de Chicago (CPS)? Te lo explicamos muy fácil
CPS pide comentarios hacia su propuesta. Esta herramienta te permite analizar cada uno de los escenarios.
CPS is proposing to reopen with a mix of remote and in-person learning. This tool lets you zoom in on each of the different scenarios.
The head of Chicago’s police board said he was one of several people struck by Chicago police during a confrontation with protesters on Sunday.
Chicago’s main food bank said it has canceled all deliveries Monday amid the unrest in the region.
Chicago Public Schools families won’t be able to pick up meals at schools starting Monday.