The effort to upgrade and coordinate high school curricula is on the march, according to this reader from Mather HS:
Check out the comings and goings in the office of new
schools, including the departure of someone named Tabaha Koylass to
work on turnaround schools.
There's lots more of the Bush visit to Greeley over at Substance, including pics and even video, along with an article.
From this picture, it almost looks like President Bush is teaching class.
You could see Mayor Daley, Rahm Emmanuel, and even Carlos Azcoitia Jr.
in many of the pics from Monday's visit from President Bush, but not
much of Arne or Rufus.
This 2007 Washington Post article focuses on Obama's
background as a Chicago organizer, pointing out that both he and Clinton were fascinated with famous organizer Saul Alinski.
in some back room they're spinning those lottery wheels at the Board to
see who gets to go to what magnet, selective, and classic schools, but
it's not the same person in charge as before.
The application deadline is February 15, 2008.
a new blog detailing the adventures of Mikva Challenge students from
Chicago who are in New Hampshire meeting with candidates and learning
Former CTU union head Debbie Lynch made this top education quotes for 2007 list with the following.
.Warning. The alarm sound currently coming from your computer means
that you have been flagged for visiting a monitored website during
school hours and/or from a CPS computer.
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