Articles By Mila Koumpilova, Chalkbeat Chicago

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For Parents Of Children With Disabilities, Remote Learning Feels Like Another Full-Time Job

Chicago Public Schools has pledged this year will be better for students in special education. But it’s still unclear how the district will provide some services virtually.

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Hay Incredulidad Sobre La Oferta De Internet Gratuito Para Ciertos Alumnos De CPS

Hasta ahora, el programa ha inscrito a una cuarta parte de los 100,000 estudiantes que CPS estima pueden beneficiarse del internet gratuito.

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Another Hurdle For Chicago’s Internet Push: Reluctance To Take Free Deal

The "Chicago Connected" program has so far signed up a quarter of the 100,000 students that officials estimate can benefit from it.

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Chicago Reports Record-High Graduation Rate After Pandemic Interrupted Spring Learning

City officials said at a Friday press conference that 82.5% of students graduated in five years last spring, an increase of 2 percentage points over last year.

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Chicago Schools Set Out To Build A 6-hour Virtual School Day

Schools are still crafting how they will tackle the challenge of educating during the pandemic.

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Chicago Public Schools Unveils $8.4 Billion Budget Plan That Relies On More Relief From Congress

The district is also cutting its controversial tab for school police at least in half to reflect that officers don’t work in schools 12 months of the year

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Chicago To Reconsider Remote Learning For Juniors And Seniors. Here’s What Students Say.

The district will hold five public meetings this week for public feedback, in advance of releasing a final plan in August.