Lakeview »

Little Marvels Early Childhood School to Open With Personalized Teaching

The owner wants to avoid labels, she said, because one size does not fit all.

Auburn Gresham »

CPS Board OKs Turnarounds at Three Schools Despite Strong Opposition

The Board of Education voted to submit Gresham, McNair and Dvorak to the turnaround process.

North Park »

Peterson Elementary Soaks Up the Sun; Solar Panels Unveiled on Earth Day

One of the city's greenest schools is now even more environmentally friendly.

Englewood »

Community to Discuss Future of Closed CPS Schools in Englewood

The Resident Association of Greater Englewood on Friday will discuss uses for shuttered schools.

Downtown »

School Budget Information Sessions Set for LSCs, Parents, Public

CPS is hosting informational sessions on school budgeting for newly elected local school councils.

Lincoln Park »

All CPS Classrooms to Get Air Conditioning Within Five Years, Rahm Says

Mayor Rahm Emanuel plans to bring air conditioning to 206 schools, but without explaining funding.

North Center »

Bell Addition a 'Testament' to Parents' Passion, Mayor Says

Mayor Emanuel was on hand to celebrate the completion of Bell Elementary's $10 million addition.

Edgewater »

Holocaust Survivors' Daughter Recounts Parents' 'Miracle' Escape

Edgewater resident Ida Manning's parents survived the Holocaust; she lives to tell their story.

Lincoln Park »

Lincoln Elementary Annex Plans, Construction Timeline Detailed

The addition to the school will include 17 classrooms, two band rooms, a lunchroom and computer lab.

Near West Side »

Snapping Turtle, Snakes Part Of The Fun For Whitney Young Science Teacher

Science teacher Todd Katz started an endangered species program at Young.

Lakeview »

Former CPS Teacher Debuts Play About Teaching Under Testing Pressure

Joe Zarrow aimed to defy "savior narratives" typical in movies about schools.

Little Village »

Full-Time Mariachi Programs for Five CPS Grade Schools to Debut by Fall

The schools will have to add a full-time music position to support the program.

Lincoln Park »

Lincoln Park High School Chem Lab Fire Leads to Lawsuit

A mother claims her daughter suffered burns on her face during a chemistry experiment last November.

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