Three Southwest Side preschools serving hundreds of families closed right before Thanksgiving. They say there are few alternatives.
After 10 years, Common Core isn’t living up to its promise — even while teachers say it’s changed the classroom experience for the better.
School district officials heard from weary parents Thursday, one day after a student was charged after allegedly posting a racist ad online.
Chicago Public Schools is toying with no longer guaranteeing seats for neighborhood students at three top North Side schools.
Sherod Gordon and seven others are accused of arranging a kickback scheme that awarded contracts to companies tied to Gordon and his wife.
Chicago has a special home for teens experiencing homelessness or housing instability, but identifying teens has been surprisingly hard.
In this hour, stories of outsiders, being at odds, and discomfort.
Journalists from NPR Illinois say an University of Illinois policy has stalled their reporting on sexual assault at the school.
Some Chicago aldermen are breathing a sigh of relief now that Chicago teachers have reached a tentative agreement with Mayor Lori Lightfoot to end their strike. But it’s still unclear whether the rookie mayor will face any long-term political damage from the walkout. Listen to the story above.