Schools

Four CPS Seniors Share How They’ll Spend their Gap Year
SCHOOLS | May 30, 2019
Four CPS Seniors Share How They’ll Spend their Gap Year

Four graduates from across the district will spend time in countries like Brazil, Senegal, Ecuador and more this year.

Franklin Fine Arts Teacher, Former Student, Advocate for The Arts
SCHOOLS | May 9, 2019
Franklin Fine Arts Teacher, Former Student, Advocate for The Arts

First-grade teacher, Alyssa Dee, is in her fourth year of teaching.

Science Teacher Overcame Rough Start, Now Encourages Students
SCHOOLS | May 7, 2019
Science Teacher Overcame Rough Start, Now Encourages Students

Education is in my soul’ says Albany Park ES science teacher.

Former Investment Banker Pursues Teaching Career
SCHOOLS | May 6, 2019
Former Investment Banker Pursues Teaching Career

Robert Clarke teaches AP Calculus at Solorio High School.

Community is ‘Heart’ of New Bronzeville Classical School
SCHOOLS | March 11, 2019
Community is ‘Heart’ of New Bronzeville Classical School

Bronzeville Classical School partnered with the community to host their first school-wide community service project.

Lindblom Retires Jersey of School Dean and All-time Leading Scorer
SCHOOLS | February 28, 2019
Lindblom Retires Jersey of School Dean and All-time Leading Scorer

Shohn Williams shares his journey from basketball to education.

Meet the Principal who’s Recruiting Men of Color to Pursue Teaching Careers
SCHOOLS | February 20, 2019
Meet the Principal who’s Recruiting Men of Color to Pursue Teaching Careers

Principal Chris Goins teaches a new class that exposes men of color to educational careers.

Fulbright Winner Hopes to Inspire More Teachers to Travel
SCHOOLS | January 10, 2019
Fulbright Winner Hopes to Inspire More Teachers to Travel

Fulbright winner and North Lawndale College Prep teacher, Nathan Ramin, spent time abroad in New Zealand.

Fulbright Winner Recaps Africa Excursion
SCHOOLS | December 10, 2018
Fulbright Winner Recaps Africa Excursion

South Shore teacher, Scenecia Curtis, discussed her 14 years of teaching, her time in Africa, and how she hopes to inspire the next generation.

Jones College Prep Counselor Named ‘School Counselor of the Year’
SCHOOLS | November 27, 2018
Jones College Prep Counselor Named ‘School Counselor of the Year’

Brian Coleman was one of six finalists, nationwide, who were nominated.

Meet Louie, Southside Occupational Academy’s Therapy Dog [VIDEO]
SCHOOLS | October 31, 2018
Meet Louie, Southside Occupational Academy’s Therapy Dog [VIDEO]

The school’s mini-goldendoodle teaches students independence and creates a calming effect for students with behavioral disorders.

Curie High School offers New Classes for Students
SCHOOLS | October 24, 2018
Curie High School offers New Classes for Students

New this year is an intro to engineering design class and a personal and professionals skills class.