Chicago's School Closings

Documentary film series, The School Project, releases its second installment focusing on the 50 schools closings conducted by CPS in May 2013. The episode centers around a Chicago family as they navigate the process and what the largest school closing in American history means for education policy in the city.

Watch the trailer.

Watch an interview with Greg Jacobs, co-director and producer of The School Project.

View a timeline about education reform in Chicago. 

--Timeline by Kristen Thometz