Conflict At Curie: The Student View (17 comments so far)
This student film produced at Curie and just released this past week takes a while to download and probably won't change your mind about what's going on at the school. But it is extremely informative and a good reminder of just how much kids care about their schools...
New Money For Perspectives (16 comments so far)
According to this press release, the grantmaking organization NSVF is giving Perspectives another $1.6 million to help with the creation of three more schools. "By 2014, Perspectives plans to operate up to 10 schools serving more than 4,500 students annually, primarily in grades 7-12."
Koch For State Supe (13 comments so far)
The Gov announced Chris Koch for State Supe today -- not sure if that's good, bad, or indifferent news. Here are some of the details:
The Gentrification Myth, Part 3 (3 comments so far)
I remember writing about Drummond in the Chicago Journal a few years ago when Ren10 was new, and the issues surrounding the school don't seem to have changed much.
*Test Results Questioned WBEZ
*Longer school year could be a reality for American kids Tribune
*Whittier Woes Chicago Journal
*Another payroll glitch hits teachers in pocketbook Sun Times
Filed under: Uncategorized