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  • Special Education Parent Resources

    Remote Learning and More

  • CPS Grab & Go Meals: The Basics

    Fall 2020

  • Back to School 2020-21

    COVID-19 Resources

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    Parent Perspectives on CPS Remote Learning & Back to School

  • Watch the video from our webinar on SROs

  • RYH wins award!

    Thanks Crossroads Fund!

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Raise Your Hand for Illinois Public Education engages, informs and empowers parents to protect and strengthen public education for all children in Chicago and Illinois, eliminate inequities in public schools, and work at the grassroots for the public good that is public education.

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    This Week in Ed 1.6.21: LSCs & Alderfolks Push Back on CPS Reopening Plan

    Happy New Year! First, thank you for all of your support, especially throughout this pandemic. We appreciate every donation, every share of our weekly email newsletter (or parts of it) to a wider audience, every like and share on social media, every attendee of our so, so many virtual events, and every conversation. Thank you. Second, so much has happened since our last newsletter. To be honest, we’re still catching up! Below you will find some of the latest news, upcoming events and resources. But, it’s not everything. Make sure you follow us on social media! Things change on the regular and we’ll try to keep you informed. 
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