Chicago public schools
Chance the Rapper announces the launch of the New Chance Arts and Literature Fund for Chicago public schools.
This act of generosity went down days after he had a disappointing meeting with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner.
Chance the Rapper met with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday to discuss drastic cuts to Chicago public schools. He noted he was frustrated with the meeting.
Chicago public schools announced a record high graduation rate. The teachers union applauded the students, community organizations, and educators for more than a decade of hard work.
Illinois launches an investigation of Chicago Public School's finances. The governor plans to take control of the financially troubled school district.