Scheduled meetings

Board meeting

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:30 AM

CPS Loop Office
42 W. Madison Street, Garden Level, Board Room
Chicago, IL 60602
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Advance registration for speakers opens Jan 24, 2022 at 10:30 AM.

The Governor’s Disaster Proclamation, which declared, in part, that in-person attendance of more than 10 people was not feasible in light of public health concerns, has expired.  Accordingly, the Board President and the Interim Chief Executive Officer have determined that registered speakers who wish to present during Public Participation may have the option to participate in person at the location of the Board meeting or virtually via an electronic platform. The public will have access to the meeting via live stream at

Interim Guidelines have been issued by the President of the Board of Education of the City of Chicago in accordance with Board Rule 2-4.1. These Interim Guidelines are effective July 26, 2021. During the period they are in effect, these Interim Guidelines supersede the Public Participation Guidelines issued August 28, 2013 (rev. September 13, 2018).

Advance registration will be open the Monday preceding the Board meeting at 10:30 AM and close Tuesday at 5:00 PM, or until all slots are filled.  Advance registration is available for speakers. You can advance register during the registration period by the following methods:

Online: (recommended)
Phone: (773) 553-1600

To ensure equity of access to address the Board, an individual may not speak at two (2) consecutive Board Meetings. In the event an individual registers to speak at a consecutive Board Meeting, the individual will not be called to address the Board.

The Public Participation segment of the meeting will begin following the CEO Remarks and proceed for no more than 30 registered speakers for 60 minutes. Registered speakers will receive instructions for accessing the in person or electronic platform for Public Participation.

Board meeting interim public participation guidelines

The Chicago Board of Education allocates no more than 30 speaking slots for 60 minutes of public participation during each Board meeting. These interim guidelines shall govern the public participation of a Board meeting. Read the interim public participation guidelines.

Upcoming meetings

Jan 26 Wednesday Board meeting

CPS Loop Office, 10:30 AM

Advance registration for speakers opens January 24, 2022 at 10:30 AM.

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