CPS Will Begin School Year With Fully Remote Learning Plan

What does an all-remote schedule mean for Chicago teachers, students and parents?

CPS: Parents Must Choose Between Hybrid Or Remote Learning By Friday
Chicago Public Schools headquarters on June 27, 2018. CPS announced the district's hybrid reopening plan for the fall of 2020 in mid-July. Bill Healy / WBEZ
CPS: Parents Must Choose Between Hybrid Or Remote Learning By Friday
Chicago Public Schools headquarters on June 27, 2018. CPS announced the district's hybrid reopening plan for the fall of 2020 in mid-July. Bill Healy / WBEZ

CPS Will Begin School Year With Fully Remote Learning Plan

What does an all-remote schedule mean for Chicago teachers, students and parents?

Chicago Public Schools will go remote-only for the fall, officials announced Wednesday. It’s a reversal from the district’s original plan to bring kids back to school using a hybrid model.

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GUESTS: Sarah Karp, WBEZ education reporter

Jesse Sharkey, Chicago Teachers Union president