Payton Students Reflect On the Online Year

By Vivian Kaleta, Copy Editor
In March 2020, COVID-19 forced Payton students to stay at home. Without preparation, teachers had to resort to sending assignments and students completing them by the end of the day. The 2020-2021 school year started fully online, with teachers holding live classes over video calls with their classes. Later in the school year, hybrid learning […] Continue reading Payton Students Reflect On the Online Year

Students Rally with Teachers for a Fair Contract

  Recap of CTU Rally on Wednesday, February 4 Over five thousand students, parents, teachers, and allies rallied with the Chicago Teachers Union for a fair contract and against the proposed layoffs. Tuesday, Chicago Public Schools announced the need to eliminate pension “pick-up” in 30 days as well as cutting $100 million from schools, resulting in nearly 1,000 personnel cuts. This comes hours after CTU … Continue reading Students Rally with Teachers for a Fair Contract