Posts in category "CPS"
How long does it take to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance or stand quietly or sing as the National Anthem is played in a CPS ‘public’ school? Maybe, 10-20 seconds for the Pledge and 60-90 seconds for the Anthem. Both seem like short times, but, many CPS schools don’t require their students to... Read more »
The Chicago Teacher’s Union (CTU) and Karen Lewis reached an all-time low and their latest move reeks of desperation in their battle with the leadership of Chicago, namely Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The CTU’s latest ‘unethical’ move was allowing a robocall by Jesse Jackson Jr. using CTU’s telephone numbers to go out to their members, those... Read more »
An interesting thing happened after the Lane Tech and Taft high school football game on Friday night and I was so fortunate to witness it. And, I hope this story of an act of kindness and compassion will let people know of the good there is throughout CPS and not the negative CPS stories which... Read more »
Why does CPS always blame a computer when some things go wrong with payroll mistakes? Remember the PeopleSoft fiasco, especially with the problems CPS had with retired teacher pensions? Why didn’t anyone at CPS see the overpayments to 185 ‘retiree’ substitute teachers before it went over the $1M mark? What’s going at CPS headquarters? Why... Read more »