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Was it Price that got off the original list of 20 schools? What's going to happen to Edison?
In the middle of a long article about the increasing use of security
cameras in urban school systems, I found a references to legislation
that Obama and Durbin introduced this summer based -- apparently on
prevention efforts that were used successfully in the 'burbs (here.).
Here's that Eight Forty-Eight segment on the rise of foundations in Chicago that I did last week, for anyone who's interested:
Teachers and Teaching
This may not be as new to you as it was to me, but either way you should check
out this uplifting video of teacher-performer Taylor Mali describing what
he thinks when people look down on him for being a teacher.
Communities and CBOs
Some of you may have noticed a new byline on today's front page Tribune education story this morning -- Kayce T. Ataiyero. 33 comments
"Rod Joslin, the CEO of
Perspectives Charter Schools, died this morning of cancer. He had
asymptomatic kidney cancer that spread quickly to his lungs. He died
just two weeks after the disease was diagnosed."
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