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Illinois board of education moves to change state test by 2023

Chicago Public Schools will miss this week’s COVID-19 testing deadline

Illinois to give child care workers $1,000 and cover costs for unemployed parents

How a Chicago charter school is trying to make sure the kindergarteners are OK

As Biden calls for school COVID testing, Illinois program reaches nearly half its schools

Despite COVID stress, Chicago teachers largely staying put

COVID concerns kept these students home. Now they are no longer enrolled.

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Biden calls for mandating vaccines for teachers, more testing in schools — but his authority is limited

Illinois gives school districts leeway for remote instruction amid COVID outbreaks

Will COVID cases in Chicago schools force your child to quarantine? Here’s a handy flowchart

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On 9/11, they were at school. Here’s what happened inside their classrooms.

Chalkbeat asked teachers and students what they remember about that terrifying day 20 years later

What’s keeping Illinois school district leaders up at night? Finding bus drivers

Unvaccinated Chicago students who travel out of state should stay out of school at least 7 days

As quarantine notices go out, Chicago needs more time to fully expand school COVID testing

Mayor Lori Lightfoot: Chicago Head Start funding cutoff is ‘irresponsible’

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Educators see struggling students. After a pandemic year, do they need extra help or services for a disability?

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‘All of us are learning to do school again’: Chicago students return to campus during COVID surge

On the first day of full-time in-person learning, families searched for an elusive new normal.

School bus driver shortage in Chicago prompts $1,000 payments to families and calls to Uber, Lyft

Chicago schools are fully reopening for the first time in more than 500 days. Here’s what to know.

COVID-19 surge on Illinois school campuses shows need for mask, vaccine mandates, health official says

Illinois announces teacher vaccine mandate

Chicago will drop daily COVID-19 screener and bring back simultaneous instruction in quarantine cases

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‘Things are changing fast’: More schools requiring masks for all, vaccines for teachers

San Antonio superintendent, another outside candidate top contenders for Chicago schools chief

41 Illinois school districts now under probation for violating state mask mandate

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Vivo en el barrio donde mataron a Adam Toledo. Esto es lo que significa criar a un niño allí.

Las madres de La Villita merecen apoyo, no que se les juzgue.

Illinois masking debate takes center stage at state board meeting as parents and school leaders push back

Talks between Chicago and its teachers union are stalled — but teachers will still return for first day of school

With school less than two weeks away, Chicago has not picked a district leader

How many of Chicago’s ‘missing students’ are just homeschooling? It’s hard to tell. 

Remote learning options for Illinois students are slim as school districts enter new year

Chicago says teachers must get vaccinated by Oct. 15 or be ineligible for work