A Chicago Public Schools elementary and high school on the Northwest Side were placed on a soft lockdown Wednesday because of separate threats on social media.
Teachers in the nation's third-largest school district are inching closer to a strike that could take place as early as next month.
Chicago Public Schools will overhaul how it handles sexual abuse complaints after a federal investigation found "tragic and inexcusable" problems following student complaints, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday.
A first-year teacher, assigned to an Englewood school, is going the extra mile to inspire her students.
Chicago schools and neighborhood organizations are offering free summer programming at dozens of locations across the city.
School is out and in Little Village, parents are asking for heavenly intervention to keep kids safe this summer.
Video that shows a confrontation between a female high school student and Chicago police sparked controversy when it was released earlier this year.
Chicago Public Schools officials have started notifying hundreds of teachers and support staffers that they will be laid off at the end of the school year but that most of them will eventually be re-hired.
Mayoral candidate Paul Vallas catches a ride with FOX 32's Anthony Ponce and delves into his personality and upbringing on this edition of "Backseat Rider."
Former Cubs star Kerry Wood and his wife Sara are no strangers to lending a helping hand. They're expanding their premiere after-school program with Yates Elementary in Humboldt Park and look to serve 10 CPS schools within the next five years.
Chicago Public Schools serves around 75 million meals each year to students. The Cooking Up Change program allows district students to create a menu item that will be served district-wide. But there's a catch, the students can only spend a dollar per meal.
Chicago Public Schools is seeking a legal order to stop a potential one-day Chicago Teachers Union strike, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.
Tentative voting results indicate the 25,000 active members of the Chicago Teachers Union have ratified an agreement reached with Chicago’s school board, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.
Part of the tentative deal between the nation's third-largest school district and the Chicago Teachers Union involves using $88 million from the millions of dollars the city takes in each year from its special taxing districts. Here's a look at how the at-times controversial tax increment financing, or TIF, funds work:
Chicago’s public schools announced hundreds of new teacher layoffs on Monday, as officials unveiled a budget with a half-billion dollar hole in it.