RYH Statements at the Feb 2021 CPS BOE + All The Press Coverage of the Day

On Wed, Feb 24, we hosted a socially distanced and masked press conference, march, and Teach-In as we delivered the TLC Demands to both Mayor Lightfoot and CEO Jackson. We received an insufficient response from our initial email of the TLC Demands (sent Feb 11) from CEO Jackson late in the day on Feb 23. You can watch all of this action here on our FB page.    Continue reading

This Week in Ed 2.23.21: CPS Parent Action Wed, 2.24 | CPS School Buildings Reopen| News & Events

Did you miss TLC week? We hosted 3 Teach-Ins on the Trust Learning Care (TLC) Demands. You can watch each of them here: Trust | Learning | Care Continue reading

This Week in Ed 2.17.21: 💕 TLC Teach Ins This Week | Reimagine CPS School Safety | LSC Summit 2021

It’s TLC week! Join us on Facebook Live for teach-ins for CPS families to dig deeper into parent & student demands: Trust Learning Care. Continue reading

This Week in Ed 2.10.21: An Agreement | SpEd, LSC, and Reimagining School Safety Events | Resources

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This Week in Ed 2.3.21: Like Sands Through The Hourglass, So Are The CPS Pandemic Schooling Days ⌛

Follow us on social media because news changes hour to hour! Search @ILRaiseYourHand: Facebook Page | Twitter | Instagram | Linktree | Facebook group Continue reading

This Week in Ed 1.29.21: This Week In Pandemic Schooling | Parents Speak Out At CPS BOE

Rescheduled LSC Summit 2021 Due to the current education climate, the LSCs.4.ALL coalition has decided to reschedule our annual LSC summit to Feb 27, 10AM-3PM. We apologize for the late notice but we believe we will be able to hold a more powerful collaborative community space if it is pushed back. Please also note that we will be adding additional time to the end of our Summit for an organizing plenary.  Continue reading

RYH Statement at the Jan 2021 CPS BOE Meeting + Press Coverage

Below is our statement at the CPS Board of Ed meeting, Jan 27, 2021. You can read our live tweets here. You can watch the entire meeting here. Chicago Documenters has a webpage here with a link to their live tweets and documents from the meeting.  You can submit written comments to the CPS BOE now through Thursday, Jan 28, 5PM. Go to www.cpsboe.org and scroll down to “Board meeting Jan 27 Form”, click, and this will take you to Google form. Continue reading

This Week in Ed 1.26.21: Zoom With RYH Tonight (Tues, 1.26) | Petitions & Events | Meet Some RYHers

We plan to send two email newsletters this week since there is way too much going on! We hope you and your family are well. Sign up to receive our email newsletters here. Continue reading

This Week in Ed 1.20.21: Parents Demand Remote Learning Supports | So Much CPS Pandemic Schooling News

Join our amazing RYH team! We are hiring a full time parent organizer. You can find the job description and how to apply here. Please share this widely. Continue reading