Longer School Days for CPS Despite Deficit & Public Outcry

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A longer school day and extended year is slated to take effect for Chicago Public Schools, despite public outcry and what officials call a staggering budget deficit. Paris Schutz has the details.

Longer School Days

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Are you for or against longer school days? We have that heated debate in tonight's Viewer Mail.

Longer School Day Announced; Negotiations Stalled with Teachers

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Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard

It's a busy day for city schools as the Chicago Teachers Union’s House of Delegates meets to discuss a potential 4 percent pay raise cut. Meanwhile, the Chicago Public Schools have announced their plans for a longer school day. We talk with CPS CEO Jean-Claude Brizard about all of this and more. 

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