Two years ago, the Chicago Public Schools budgeted for 454 librarians. Last year, the budget called for 313 librarians, and now that number is down to 254.
It is not hypocritical to say that CPS should provide both an enriching academic curriculum and also more CTE options. Instead of preparing CPS students for the firefighter’s academy, the mayor would prefer to lower the admissions standards.
The CTU calls on the City of Chicago to adopt a universal system that provides a full-day of early care and education for children under the age of 5.
Just when you think things can’t get any worse for kindergartners, they do.