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Citing student trauma from violence and pandemic, Chicago educators call for school budget redo

Chicago Public Schools watchdog to investigate emergency computer deal with Lightfoot donor

City Hall to shift $55 million in costs onto Chicago Public Schools 

After string of safety problems at Chicago early childhood centers, feds take notice

Under pressure, Chicago unveils more reforms to school police program

More Chicago school councils add police to the agenda

Chicago school board will vote on removing school police Wednesday, even as district chief says decision must remain with individual schools

While other school districts cut ties with police, Chicago has seen few concrete changes. Here’s what organizers say is next.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot names new watchdog for Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says schools could reopen in the fall; teachers union disagrees

One in five Chicago students lacks broadband. Here are the neighborhoods where they live

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Chicago to delay preschool applications, kindergarten admissions

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Illinois schools narrow public input: Despite more questions, less access for students, parents and employees

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Chicago schools’ top labor negotiator on the veteran pay dispute and what he’s learned from all those union contracts

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Proposed Von Humboldt apartment complex for Chicago teachers clears key City Hall hurdle

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Wins, losses, and painful compromises: How 5 major issues in Chicago’s teacher strike were resolved

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Chicago’s teachers union and city reach a deal, ending 11-day strike

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Here’s the full tentative agreement that Chicago’s teachers union delegates have approved

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Your Chicago teacher negotiations tracker: Classes cancelled; teachers ready with picket signs

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No deal yet: Classes canceled Monday as Chicago teachers strike heads into second school week

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Padres: ¿Qué quieren saber sobre la posibilidad de una huelga de maestros?

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Parents: What do you want to know about Chicago’s looming teachers strike?

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Chicago teachers vote by wide margin to move toward strike

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A tale of two strikes: Can Chicago learn anything from its past teacher walkouts?

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Three things to know about this week’s teacher strike vote in Chicago

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Room at the top: Chicago schools chief looks to fill leadership vacancies

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Amid tense contract negotiations, Chicago board extends union-backed community schools for a year

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Unlikely education allies press Mayor Lori Lightfoot to reform Chicago school funding

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Chicago school board considers allowing a month of public review and comment before it votes

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Union representing special education aides, bus aides and custodians wins strike authorization

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With new video and deadline, the Chicago Teachers Union expresses urgency for a deal

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Not just salaries: Five sticking points between Team Lightfoot and Chicago’s teachers union