Curie Roundup

Daley Draws Heat for Curie High Stance WBEZ
Supporters
of Chicago's local school councils took aim at Mayor Daley's support
for ousted Curie High School principal Jerrelyn Jones.

'Assault' on Curie council? Sun Times
CPS is now investigating allegations that bilingual Curie LSC members
repeatedly stopped LSC meetings to provide translations for
Spanish-speaking members but offered no such translation when Jones
gave a 1½-hour closed-door summary of her accomplishments.

Pressure on school councils... Tribune

   The fluency issue came up during the Curie controversy when the principal
complained that council members refused to provide a translator during a
meeting where she outlined her accomplishments.  Most of the council is
Latino.

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