Thursday, November 21, 2019

Tag: chicago public schools

Mother of Chicago Boy Left Brain Damaged...

Chicago Public Schools is being sued after a heartbroken mother claims incessant bullying not only at the hands of students, but from educators and...

Parents Demand Change as 11-Year-Old Boy Bullied...

As an 11-year-old boy remains on life support after he attempted suicide following months of bullying, parents in the Chicago school district are demanding...

Chicago School Officials Insist Closures Will Benefit...

CHICAGO (AP) — Five years after the largest mass closure of public schools in an American city, Chicago is forging ahead with a plan...

Black Boys’ Improvement Helps Boost Chicago Public...

The rate of Chicago Public Schools students who graduated within five years of starting high school climbed past 77 percent this year, according to...

Chicago Public Schools Order Principals to Bar...

Amid mounting concerns over President Donald Trump's recent revisions to U.S. immigration laws, Chicago Public Schools on Tuesday, Feb. 22, advised principals not to...

Researchers Believe Meditation May Help Bridge Achievement...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BxoVwFUqeY&feature=youtu.be A few minutes of thoughtful silence may help young African-American students cope with stresses of everyday life, according to Chicago researchers. The Erikson Institute is...

Black Life is Stressful: Researchers Believe Meditation...

A few minutes of thoughtful silence may help young African-American students cope with stresses of everyday life, Chicago researchers are finding. The Erikson Institute is...

DOE Launches Investigation of Alleged Discrimination in...

The U.S. Department of Education has launched an investigation of two public schools in Chicago after allegations that severe budget cuts and canceled classes...

Chicago Public Schools: Rapper Lupe Fiasco Gives...

When you invite irreverent and outspoken rapper Lupe Fiasco to be your school's commencement speaker, you never know what you're going to get. After...

Rahm Emanuel Faces Backlash From Chicago’s Black...

Chicago’s African-American community is expressing its frustration with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, as the city continues to suffer in his second year in office. Startling unemployment...

It’s Over! Chicago’s Teachers Vote to End...

Delegates representing Chicago’s teachers union decided Tuesday that the city’s 29,000 school district employees would end their strike, meaning children may be back in...

Chicago Teachers Near Deal to End Strike...

It appears that the two sides may be close to an agreement that would end the teachers strike in Chicago and send children back...