Detour, part 2 Chicago Teacher Man
Sometime in December, I decided
that this was it. I told my principal I wasn't coming
back, asked for a letter of recommendation. I told everyone that I was
moving to California, either to the sunshine of San Diego or my friends
in the Bay Area. I soon discovered that this might
not be the best year to move to California.
Thursday, June 12, CPS grant participants were provided with a special
professional development opportunity which took them on a field trip to
various Second Life educational sims.
Two more takes on youth violence Community Beat
people on the street who know the neighborhood and are trained to
interrupt violence works," wrote Kelleher and Lyon. "How many more
times will we leave young men like Jason Gill to play the odds before
we have the strength to do what we know is right?"
Minus 800,000 Residents in Last 56 Years Daily Observer
Since the year 2000,
according to Census estimates, Chicago again continued its population
decline with a loss of 63,000 from 2000 to 2006 leaving a total of
Obama Opposes McCain School Voucher Plan Daily Observer
on the same day that he was extolling the need to shake up the “status
quo” in education, Obama also defended his opposition to school
Foreclosures and subsidized tenants CMW Newstip
tenants with Section 8 rental subsidies are increasingly facing
eviction from properties going into foreclosure — often with no
warning, and with fewer protections than other renters have.
Educating children in a "fireball" ?? Small Talk
The question facing educators is, where does school reform, democratic education and small schools fit into this picture?
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